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wampum

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Anthropology
wampumwam‧pum /ˈwɒmpəm $ ˈwɑːm-/ noun [uncountable]  SAshells put into strings, belts etc, used in the past as money by Native Americans
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wampumHave you checked out the price of wampum these days?
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