Thursday, December 15, 2011

Word of the Day-8

currency :

geçerlilik, revaç ; para, para birimi, nakit para

- the state of being commonly known or accepted, or of being used in many places
His ideas enjoyed wide currency during the last century.
Many informal expressions are gaining currency in serious newspapers.

- the money that is used in a particular country at a particular time
foreign currency

hard currency
money that is valuable and can be exchanged easily because it comes from a powerful country

decimal currency
a money system in which a smaller unit can be multiplied by ten or a hundred to make up a bigger unit

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