standard money


noun

money made of a metal that has utility and value apart from its use as a unit of monetary exchange.

Nearby words

  1. standard grade,
  2. standard housing benefit,
  3. standard lead,
  4. standard lining,
  5. standard model,
  6. standard normal distribution,
  7. standard of living,
  8. standard operating procedure,
  9. standard schnauzer,
  10. standard score

Origin of standard money

First recorded in 1955–60

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