HyperDic: monetary_system

English > 1 sense of the expression monetary system:
NOUNpossessionmonetary system, medium of exchangeanything that is generally accepted as a standard of value and a measure of wealth in a particular country or region
English > monetary system: 1 sense > noun 1, possession
MeaningAnything that is generally accepted as a standard of value and a measure of wealth in a particular country or region.
Synonymmedium of exchange
NarrowercurrencyThe metal or paper medium of exchange that is presently used
moneyThe most common medium of exchange
tender, legal tender, stampSomething that can be used as an official medium of payment
Broaderstandard, criterion, measure, touchstoneA basis for comparison
Spanishsistema monetario
Catalansistema monetari

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