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fractional currency

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noun
  1. coins or paper money of a smaller denomination than the basic monetary unit.

Origin of fractional currency

An Americanism dating back to 1860–65
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British Dictionary definitions for fractional currency

fractional currency

noun
  1. paper or metal money of smaller denomination than the standard monetary unit
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