[ 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.
Words nearby monetize
Also especially British, mon·e·tise.
OTHER WORDS FROM monetizemon·e·ti·za·tion, noun
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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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