[ yoor-oh-kur-uhn-see, ‐kuhr‐, yur‐ ]
/ ˈyʊər oʊˌkɜr ən si, ‐ˌkʌr‐, ˈyɜr‐ /
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noun, plural Eu·ro·cur·ren·cies.
funds deposited in the bank of a European country in the currency of another country.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also called Eu·ro·mon·ey [yoor-uh-muhn-ee, yur‐]. /ˈyur əˌmʌn i, ˈyɜr‐/.
Words nearby Eurocurrency
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British Dictionary definitions for Eurocurrency
/ (ˈjʊərəʊˌkʌrənsɪ) /
- the currency of any country held on deposit in Europe outside its home market: used as a source of short- or medium-term finance, esp in international trade, because of easy convertibility
- (as modifier)the eurocurrency market
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