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nominal value

book or par value, as of securities; face value.
Origin of nominal value
1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for nominal value
  • In deflation the nominal value of debts remains fixed even as nominal wages, prices and profits fall.
  • In some cases, expenditures for functional items of nominal value have directly furthered an agency's mission.
  • Informal recognition items must not exceed nominal value.
British Dictionary definitions for nominal value

nominal value

another name for par value
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