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symmetallism

US symmetalism

/ (sɪˈmɛtəˌlɪzəm) /
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noun
the use of an alloy of two or more metals in fixed relative value as the standard of value and currency
the economic policies and doctrine supporting a symmetallic standard
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Derived forms of symmetallism

symmetallic, adjective

Word Origin for symmetallism

C19: from sym- + -metallism, on the model of bimetallism
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