Definition of Demonetization

1. Noun. Ending something (e.g. gold or silver) as no longer the legal tender of a country.

Exact synonyms: Demonetisation
Generic synonyms: Conclusion, Ending, Termination
Derivative terms: Demonetise, Demonetize
Antonyms: Monetization



Definition of Demonetization

1. n. The act of demonetizing, or the condition of being demonetized.

Definition of Demonetization

1. Noun. The act or process of demonetizing ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Demonetization

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Demonetization

demolitionists
demolitions
demology
demomaker
demomakers
demomaking
demon
demon-ridden
demoness
demonesses
demonetisation
demonetise
demonetised
demonetises
demonetising
demonetization (current term)
demonetizations
demonetize
demonetized
demonetizes
demonetizing
demoniac
demoniacal
demoniacally
demoniacism
demoniacs
demonial
demonian
demonianism
demoniasm

Literary usage of Demonetization

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. "An American commoner": the life and times of Richard Parks Bland. A study by William Vincent Byars (1900)
"Currency Legislation from the demonetization Act of 1873 to the Bankers' Panic and the Renewed Struggle for demonetization in the Last Decade of the Century ..."

2. Financial History of the United States by Davis Rich Dewey (1902)
"demonetization of Silver. The long record of agitation, debate, ... In view of the prolonged dispute over demonetization the paragraph in the report ..."

3. Appletons' Annual Cyclopædia and Register of Important Events of the Year (1879)
"... Carolina are in favor of the demonetization of silver, and of the act of Congress to ... yet it is their judgment that the demonetization of silver, ..."

4. The Thirty Years' War on Silver: Money Scientifically Treated and Logically by Adolphus Leigh Fitzgerald (1903)
"Constitutionality of siiver demonetization. ... Second, the constitutionality of the silver demonetization acts of the Congress were yielded, ..."

5. John Sherman's Recollections of Forty Years in the House, Senate and Cabinet by John Sherman (1895)
"... Free Circulation of Gold After the 1853 Act— No Truth in the " demonetization " Charge — Account of the Bill Revising the Laws Relative to the Mint, ..."

6. Proceedings of the First National Silver Convention by E. A. Elliott (1889)
"It is very generally agreed among writers upon the sub_ ject, as well a« statisticians who have examined into it, that since the demonetization referred to, ..."

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