Nor do they expect other people to believe this, sparking a hysteria that could make the fortunes of those with bullion.
The blank right-hand panel could be mirror as well as bullion.
At last the order came, and the bullion was landed under the care of the Gallician militia which was ordered to escort it to Lugo.
Many a galleon has been looted of ingots and bullion by the 146 old seadogs there.
In England the coin when melted will sell as bullion for just as much as its weight in other coin.
But it was essential that they should use it soon, as it might be discovered, or the bullion might be removed.
Every coin, even if of full weight would pass in its mint form for less than in bullion form.
I'll bring some bullion tomorrow morning and exchange it for your currency.
Then he slowly untwisted the ribbon and tassel of bullion at the hilt, and gave it into her hand.
Gold is mined, and there being no mint, all the bullion is exported.
early 15c., "uncoined gold or silver," from Anglo-French bullion "bar of precious metal," also "place where coins are made, mint," perhaps, through the notion of "melting," from Old French boillir "to boil," from Latin bullire "boil" (see boil (v.)). But perhaps it is rather from Old French bille "stick, block of wood" (see billiards).