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Greenback party

noun, U.S. History
1.
a former political party, organized in 1874, opposed to the retirement or reduction of greenbacks and favoring their increase as the only paper currency.
Related forms
Greenbacker, noun
Greenbackism, noun
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Greenback Party

noun
1.
(US, history) a political party formed after the Civil War advocating the use of fiat money and opposing the reduction of paper currency
Derived Forms
Greenbacker, noun
Greenbackism, noun
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