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cryptocurrency

[krip-toh-kur-uh n-see, -kuhr-] /ˈkrɪp toʊˌkɜr ən si, -ˌkʌr-/
noun
1.
a digital currency or decentralized system of exchange that uses advanced cryptography for security.
See also bitcoin.
Origin of cryptocurrency
2005-2010
First recorded in 2005-10; crypto- + currency
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