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noun
a currency whose value is established and maintained by deliberate governmental action working through national and international financial institutions, in contrast to the quasi-automatic gold standard.
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Origin of managed currency

First recorded in 1920–25
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managed currency

noun
a currency that is subject to governmental control with respect to the amount in circulation and the rate of exchange with other currencies
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