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Currency

Currency

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noun


(1)   General acceptance or use
"The currency of ideas"
(2)   The property of belonging to the present time
"The currency of a slang term"
(3)   The metal or paper medium of exchange that is presently used
(4)   A current state of general acceptance and use
Wiktonary



Noun



  1. Money or other item used to facilitate transactions.
    wampum was used as a currency by Amerindians.
  2. Paper money.
    • 1943, William Saroyan, The Human Comedy, chapter 3,
      Spangler went through his pockets, coming out with a handful of small coins, one piece of currency and a hard-boiled egg.
  3. a countable unit which symbolize real value
  4. Acceptance or use.
    The jargon’s currency.
  5. The state of being current.