Definition of Currency. Meaning of Currency. Synonyms of Currency
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Definition of Currency
CurrencyCurrency Cur"ren*cy (k?r"r?n-c?), n.; pl. Currencies (-s?z).
[Cf. LL. currentia a current, fr. L. currens, p. pr. of
currere to run. See Current.]
1. A continued or uninterrupted course or flow like that of a
stream; as, the currency of time. [Obs.] --Ayliffe.
2. The state or quality of being current; general acceptance
or reception; a passing from person to person, or from
hand to hand; circulation; as, a report has had a long or
general currency; the currency of bank notes.
3. That which is in circulation, or is given and taken as
having or representing value; as, the currency of a
country; a specie currency; esp., government or bank notes
circulating as a substitute for metallic money.
4. Fluency; readiness of utterance. [Obs.]
5. Current value; general estimation; the rate at which
anything is generally valued.
He . . . takes greatness of kingdoms according to
their bulk and currency, and not after intrinsic
The bare name of Englishman . . . too often gave a
transient currency to the worthless and ungrateful.
Meaning of Currency from wikipedia
- A currency
English: curraunt, "in circulation", from Latin: currens, -entis), in the most specific
use of the word, refers
- delineates currency
designators, country codes
(alpha and numeric), and references
to minor units
A.1 – Current currency
- the official currency
of the European
19 of 28 member states
use the euro (eurozone). It is the second
most traded currency
in the foreign...
- This is a list of current
and historical currency
of Germany. The sole currency
has been the Euro since
- world's primary reserve currency
. Several countries
use it as their official currency
, and in many others
it is the de facto currency
- Digital currency
or electronic money
or electronic currency
) is a type of currency available
only in digital
form, not in physical
- Jiao (Chinese: 角), or mao, or hou (Chinese: 毫) in Cantonese, is a unit of currency
used in Greater
market. The currency
that is used as the reference
the counter currency
, quote currency
and the currency
that is quoted
(Forex, FX, or currency
market) is a global decentralized
or over-the-counter (OTC) market
for the trading
. This market
- The pound
is a unit of currency
in some nations. The term originated
in the Frankish Empire
as a result
of Charlemagne's currency reform
("pound" from Latin...