deutsche mark

noun deut·sche mark \ ˈdȯich-ˌmärk , ˈdoi-chə-ˌ \
variants: or less commonly deutschmark play \ˈdȯich-\

Definition of deutsche mark

:the basic monetary unit of West Germany from 1948 to 1990 and of reunited Germany from 1990 to 2001

Origin and Etymology of deutsche mark

German, German mark


DEUTSCHE MARK Defined for English Language Learners

deutsche mark

noun

Definition of deutsche mark for English Language Learners

  • : a basic unit of money that was formerly used in Germany; also : a coin or bill representing one deutsche mark


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