definitions
  • synonyms

currency bar

noun

a long narrow iron bar, often sword-like or spear-like in shape, dating from the pre-Roman and Roman period in Britain; the purpose of currency bars is not certain, and while they may have been used in trade, they may have had a ritual significance
a metal bar of any of various shapes, used as a form of currency

RELATED CONTENT

EthereumRead more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
READ MORE

Nearby words

currant jelly clot, currant tomato, currantworm, currawong, currency, currency bar, currency bond, currency note, currency principle, current, current account
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012