demonetise

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /diːˈmʌnətaɪz/, /diːˈmʊnətaɪz/

Etymology[edit]

de- +‎ monetise

Verb[edit]

demonetise (third-person singular simple present demonetises, present participle demonetising, simple past and past participle demonetised)

  1. (transitive) To remove the status of legal tender from (a coin etc.) and remove it from circulation.