remonetization

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Etymology[edit]

remonetize +‎ -ation or re- +‎ monetization

Noun[edit]

remonetization (usually uncountable, plural remonetizations)

  1. (economics) The act or process of remonetizing, or restoring to the status of legal tender.
    • 2009, January 15, “Janet Maslin”, in A Monetary Horror Story That Looks Like Today’s[1]:
      “King, I’m glad to meet you,” declared Senator Key Pittman of Nevada, who was nominally in England to discuss the remonetization of silver.