euroize

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From euro +‎ -ize.

Verb[edit]

euroize (third-person singular simple present euroizes, present participle euroizing, simple past and past participle euroized)

  1. To adopt the euro as official currency, or to link one's currency to the euro.
    • 2004, Feige and Dean, Dollarization and Euroization in Transition Countries: Currency Substitution, Asset Substitution, Network Externalities, and Irreversibility, chapter in Monetary Unions and Hard Pegs:
      Finally, we examine factors leading some transition countries to euroize officially and bilaterally, and others to euroize unilaterally - that is, without prior sanction by the EMU.

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