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xenocurrency

[ zen-uh-kur-uh n-see, -kuhr- ]
/ ˌzɛn əˈkɜr ən si, -ˈkʌr- /

noun

currency circulating or traded in money markets of countries outside its country of issue.

Nearby words

xenobiotic, xenoblast, xenocrates, xenocratic, xenocryst, xenocurrency, xenodiagnosis, xenogamy, xenogeneic, xenogenesis, xenogenetic

Origin of xenocurrency

First recorded in 1975–80; xeno- + currency
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