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Meaning of "metical" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF METICAL

metical  [ˈmɛtɪˌkæl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF METICAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Metical is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES METICAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Mozambican metical

The metical is the currency of Mozambique, abbreviated with the symbol MZN or MTn. It is nominally divided into 100 centavos.

Definition of metical in the English dictionary

The definition of metical in the dictionary is the standard money unit in Mozambique which consists of 100 centavos.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH METICAL


caracal
ˈkærəˌkæl
coucal
ˈkuːkæl
decal
dɪˈkæl
jacal
dʒəˈkæl
low-cal
ˌləʊˈkæl
mescal
mɛˈskæl
mezcal
mɛˈskæl
pedocal
ˈpɛdəˌkæl
pokal
ˈpəʊkæl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE METICAL

methylmercury
methylnaphthalene
methylphenidate
methylphenol
methylthionine chloride
methylxanthine
methysergide
methysis
methystic
metic
meticulosity
meticulous
meticulously
meticulousness
metif
metoestrous
metoestrus
metol
Metonic cycle
metonym

WORDS THAT END LIKE METICAL

alphabetical
analytical
chemical
critical
diacritical
elliptical
grammatical
hypothetical
identical
mathematical
mystical
nautical
optical
pharmaceutical
political
practical
skeptical
statistical
tactical
theoretical
vertical

Synonyms and antonyms of metical in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «metical» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF METICAL

Find out the translation of metical to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of metical from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «metical» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

梅蒂卡尔
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

metical
570 millions of speakers

English

metical
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Metical
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

موزمبيقي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Метикал
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

metical
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মেটিকেল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

metical
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Metikal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Metical
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

metical
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

메티 칼
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Metrik
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

metical
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மெடிகல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मेटिकल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

metical
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Metical
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Metical
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

метікал
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Metical
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μετικάλ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

metical
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Metical
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

metical
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of metical

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «METICAL»

The term «metical» is very widely used and occupies the 20.946 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «METICAL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about metical

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «METICAL»

Discover the use of metical in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to metical and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Revolution, Counter-Revolution and Revisionism in ...
... and3/10(issues 1073–1084). Online. Available HTTP: <http://www.mol.co.mz/ noticias/metical/2001/en010917.htlm> <http://www.mol.co.mz/noticias/metical/ 2001/en010918.htlm> <http://www.mol.co.mz/noticias/metical/2001/en010919. htlm> ...
Alice Dinerman, 2006
2
African Statistical Yearbook, 2006
Exports of selected commodities - Exportations de quelques produits V= MOZAMBIQUE METICAL (MILLIONS) Q = TONS (THOUSANDS) 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 Cotton, raw V Q 37292 38821 40895 50440 110975 Sugar and honey V Q ...
United Nations Economics Commission for, 2008
3
Congressional Record, V. 149, PT. 21, November 12, 2003 to ...
Mozambique Metical Botswana Pula Namibia Dollar ... Senator Norm Coleman: United States Dollar ... South Africa Rand .... Mozambique Metical . Botswana Pula David Schiappa: South Africa Rand .... Mozambique Metical . Botswana Pula ...
U S Congress, 2008
4
Republic of Mozambique: Financial System Stability ...
In addition to increasing the risk of lending in local currency, the high and volatile Metical lending rates contribute to increase financial dollarization, thereby raising the vulnerability of the financial system. The weak credibility of the Metical also ...
International Monetary Fund, 2004
5
Collecting World Coins: Circulating Issues 1901 - Present
KM#115 METICAL Brass Clad Steel, 17 mm. Obv: Emblem Rev: Female student Date Mintage F VF XF Unc BU 1994 — — — — 0.50 1.00 KM#116 5 METICAIS Brass Clad Steel Obv: Emblem Rev: Kingfisher Date Mintage F VF XF Unc BU ...
George S. Cuhaj, 2011
6
The Commentaries of the Great Afonso Dalboquerque, Second ...
1 Roquette, who gives the forms — Matical, metical, medegal, and meligal, — considers this to be an Asiatic weight of one drachm and a half for pearls, amber, etc. Bluteau describes the Matical or Metical, as a coin or weight of gold, current in ...
Walter de Gray Birch, 2010
7
The Commentaries of the Great Afonso Dalboquerque, Second ...
The silver comes from the kingdom of Siao, and from the 1 Koquette, who gives the forms — Matical, metical, medegal, and metigal, — considers this to be an Asiatic weight of one drachm and a half for pearls, amber, etc. Bluteau describes the ...
Afonso de Albuquerque, 2010
8
Mozambique
Mozambique's currency is the metical (plural meticais, pronounced 'meticaish') nova família, abbreviated Mtc. Note denominations include Mtc20, Mtc50, Mtc100 , Mtc200, Mtc500 and Mtc1000, and coins include Mtc1, Mtc2, Mtc5 and Mtc10.
‎2010
9
Account of the Life and Writings of James Bruce ...: Author ...
Letters addressed to Mr Bruce during his residence at Masuah and Gondar, or written on his account by Princes from whom he obmined recommendations. ( Translated from the Arabic). 1. Letter from Metical Aga, prime minister to the Sheritfe ...
Alexander Murray, 1808
10
Republic of Mozambique: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper ...
The Metical also strengthened against the Dollar on the parallel market (20.8% in 2004) with a difference between the average official and parallel exchange rates of approximately 2.6%. Exchange Market - The Value of the Metical Against the ...
International Monetary Fund, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «METICAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term metical is used in the context of the following news items.
1
'Waithood' weighs heavily on the youth
Artificial overvaluing of the metical to the rand keeps South African food imports cheap. While this may prevent riots, it undermines local ... «BDlive, Jul 15»
2
Mozambique to have budget deficit of 6.8 pct of GDP in 2015 – EIU
The EIU noted that the intervention of the Bank of Mozambique in the foreign exchange market has controlled the “pressure on the metical,” ... «Macauhub, Jul 15»
3
Intervention by the Bank of Mozambique “slows depreciation” of the …
An intervention by the Bank of Mozambique allowed a “slowdown in depreciation” of the metical against the dollar in early July, when the ... «Macauhub, Jul 15»
4
Mozambique central bank leaves key lending rate unchanged at 7.5 …
A slower rate of depreciation of the metical against the U.S. dollar and South Africa's rand were encouraging but there were still domestic and ... «Reuters Africa, Jul 15»
5
They all fall down: Perfect storm sends African currencies crashing …
Top of the list are Mozambique, where the new metical has dropped 15% this year against the dollar, and Zambia, which has seen a 14% ... «Mail & Guardian Africa, Jul 15»
6
Everything Is Yours, Everything Is Not Yours
He paid Claire five Mozambican metical per box of pasta. Claire bought boxes off the refugees for one. In three months, she made enough ... «Matter, Jun 15»
7
Mozambique pins hopes on vast gas reserves
Few jobs are being created beyond the narrow confines of hydrocarbon development, and the surge in the country's metical currency resulting ... «Arab News, Jun 15»
8
Africa Beats Yellen in Raising Rates as Currencies Tank
Top of the list are Mozambique, where the new metical has dropped 15 percent this year against the dollar, and Zambia, which has seen a 14 ... «Bloomberg, Jun 15»
9
More Pressure Ahead For African Currencies: Goldman Sachs
... exchange weakness: “the South African rand (ZAR), Namibian dollar (NAD), and Mozambican metical (MZN) in the south; the Rwandan franc ... «Barron's, Jun 15»
10
Mozambique nabs S/African over drug trafficking
According to Stv, Lourence then tried to bribe the police, offering them about $270 in local currency, the metical for his release which they ... «StarAfrica.com, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Metical [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/metical>. Feb 2020 ».
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