non-dollar

adjective
non-dol·​lar | \ ˌnän-ˈdä-lər How to pronounce non-dollar (audio) \

Definition of non-dollar

1 : being an area where the U.S. dollar is not used as a basis for exchange and currencies usually cannot be converted freely into dollars non-dollar countries
2 : not based on the U. S. dollar: such as
a : not fixed in value to the dollar the appreciation of non-dollar currencies against the dollar
b : not trading in dollars non-dollar markets
3 : not consisting in or composed of dollars non-dollar assets such as real estate

First Known Use of non-dollar

1947, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Non-dollar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/non-dollar. Accessed 6 Apr. 2020.

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