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treasury note

noun

Definition of treasury note

  1. 1 :  a currency note issued by the United States Treasury in payment for silver bullion purchased under the Sherman Silver Purchase Act of 1890

  2. 2 :  a United States government bond usually with a maturity of not less than one year or more than seven years



1890

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1890


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Treasury note

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