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legal tender

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something (as pieces of stamped metal or printed paper) customarily and legally used as a medium of exchange, a measure of value, or a means of payment
  • coins and bills are considered legal tender, but postage stamps are not

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The first known use of legal tender was circa 1730

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“Legal tender.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/legal%20tender. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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