Asiadollar

[ ey-zhuh-dol-er, ey-shuh- ]
/ ˈeɪ ʒəˌdɒl ər, ˈeɪ ʃə- /

noun

a U.S. dollar deposited in or credited to Asian banks and used in the money markets of the region.

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Origin of Asiadollar

First recorded in 1970–75; Asia + dollar

Words nearby Asiadollar

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