[ mon-i-tahyz, muhn- ]
/ ˈmɒn ɪˌtaɪz, ˈmʌn- /
verb (used with object), mon·e·tized, mon·e·tiz·ing.
to legalize as money.
to coin into money: to monetize gold.
to give the character of money to.
Economics. to convert (a debt, especially the national debt) into currency, especially by issuing government securities or notes.
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Also especially British, mon·e·tise.
OTHER WORDS FROM monetizemon·e·ti·za·tion, noun
Words nearby monetize
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British Dictionary definitions for monetise
/ (ˈmʌnɪˌtaɪz) /
to establish as the legal tender of a country
to give a legal value to (a coin)
Derived forms of monetizemonetization or monetisation, noun
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