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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Ninepence \Nine"pence\, n.; pl. Ninepences. 1. An old English silver coin, worth nine pence. [1913 Webster] 2. A New England name for the Spanish real, a coin formerly current in the United States, as valued at twelve and a half cents. [1913 Webster]