noun plural exo·nu·mia \ˌek-sə-ˈnü-mē-ə, -ˈnyü-\

Definition of EXONUMIA

:  numismatic items (as tokens, medals, or scrip) other than coins and paper money

Origin of EXONUMIA

New Latin, from exo- + English numismatic + New Latin -ia
First Known Use: 1962


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