monies

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monies

  1. plural of money
    • 1722, National Debt Act (Great Britain)
      And to the end and intent that sufficient monies may be raised to make up the said principal sum of one million two hundred and four thousand seven hundred eighty six pounds three shillings and four pence three farthings, and to complete the redemption of the said annuities amounting to sixty thousand two hundred thirty nine pounds six shillings and two pence per annum;...

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Often used in legal or financial contexts, with the implication that a number of different sources of money or types of currency are being handled.

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