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Selected term: quinientos
Explanation: Spanish for 500

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FKr 3592  4.35%
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CFA Franc 3342  4.04%
Fmk 3188  3.86%
Czechoslovakia 3168  3.83%
Mexico 3014  3.65%
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Greece 2863  3.46%
Spain 2771  3.35%
Brazil 2755  3.33%
gilder 2727  3.30%
Republic of China 2727  3.30%
Hungary 2718  3.29%
Japan 2583  3.12%