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eurozone

or Eu·ro·zone or eu·ro zone

[ yoor-oh-zohn, yur-oh‐ ]
/ ˈyʊər oʊˌzoʊn, ˈyɜr oʊ‐ /
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noun

those member states of the European Union that have adopted the euro as their national currency, considered as a single economic entity: the eurozone's exports.

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Origin of eurozone

First recorded in 1995–2000; euro2 + zone
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British Dictionary definitions for eurozone

Eurozone
/ (ˈjʊərəʊˌzəʊn) /

noun

the geographical area containing the countries that have joined the European single currency
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