rentenmark

noun, sometimes capitalized ren·ten·mark \ ˈrentᵊnˌmärk \

Definition of rentenmark

:a temporary German monetary unit used for banknotes issued in 1923 to stabilize currency, made equivalent to one billion inflated imperial marks, and superseded by the reichsmark

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Origin and Etymology of rentenmark

German, from rente income (from Old French) + mark


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