Definition of banknote
: a promissory note issued by a bank payable to bearer on demand without interest and acceptable as money
Examples of banknote in a Sentence
the new nation immediately printed up its own banknotes
Recent Examples of banknote from the Web
Warhol’s splotchy, bright, single-sided prints don’t look anything like authentic banknotes, and Warhol never tried to convince anyone that his dollars were legal tender.
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First Known Use of banknote
BANKNOTE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of banknote for English Language Learners
: a piece of paper money
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