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dollarization

[ dol-er-uh-zey-shuhn ]
/ ˌdɒl ər əˈzeɪ ʃən /
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noun

the conversion of a country's currency system into U.S. dollars.

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Origin of dollarization

First recorded in 1985–90
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British Dictionary definitions for dollarization

dollarization

dollarisation

/ (ˌdɒləraɪˈzeɪʃən) /

noun

the process of converting a country's currency to US dollars
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