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paper money

noun
1.
currency in paper form, such as government and bank notes, as distinguished from metal currency.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English
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British Dictionary definitions for paper monies

paper money

noun
1.
paper currency issued by the government or the central bank as legal tender and which circulates as a substitute for specie
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