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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Coins collectively. Coined money.

Usage examples (36)
  • The next insinuation is, that the Bank has refused specie payments.
  • He calculates the numeraire, or what we call specie, then actually existing in France, at about eighty-eight millions of the same English money.
  • They plundered the ship of some 400 dols. in specie, and a watch.
  • They obtained twenty-two thousand dollars in specie, and about seven thousand dollars 'worth of plate. for more
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