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The one-cent piece of reduced size, first adopted in Canada in 1920; a term that has meaning only in relation to its predecessor, the large cent. 1, record 1, English, - small%20cent
The large cent measured 25.4 millimeters and weighted 5.67 grams, the small cent, 19.05 millimeters and 3.24 grams. 1, record 1, English, - small%20cent
See related term: large cent. 1, record 1, English, - small%20cent
De 1876 à 1920, le Canada a eu de «gros sous» comme pièce de un cent; en 1920, on commença à frapper des «petits sous», pièces au diamètre du cent actuel. 1, record 1, French, - petite%20pi%26egrave%3Bce%20d%27un%20cent
«De un cent» insiste sur la valeur numérique de la pièce de monnaie. 1, record 1, French, - petite%20pi%26egrave%3Bce%20d%27un%20cent
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