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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Currencies
yuanyu‧an /jʊˈɑːn/ noun (plural yuan) [countable]  PECthe standard unit of money in China
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yuanIn June compulsory purchase bonds worth 12,000 million yuan were issued.Support for loss-making state enterprises had also been a drain on the budget, with over 50,000 million yuan spent on subsidies.The 9.57 percent devaluation lowered the value of the yuan from US$1.00 to US$1.00 yuan.
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