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remonetize

[ree-mon-i-tahyz, -muhn-] /riˈmɒn ɪˌtaɪz, -ˈmʌn-/
verb (used with object), remonetized, remonetizing.
1.
to restore to use as legal tender:
to remonetize silver.
Also, especially British, remonetise.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80, Americanism; re- + monetize
Related forms
remonetization, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for remonetization

remonetize

/riːˈmʌnɪˌtaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to reinstate as legal tender to remonetize silver
Derived Forms
remonetization, remonetisation, noun
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