coinage

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French coignage, from coignier.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

coinage (countable and uncountable, plural coinages)

  1. The process of coining money.
  2. (uncountable) Coins taken collectively; currency.
  3. (uncountable) The creation of new words, neologizing.
  4. (countable) Something which has been made or invented, especially a coined word.
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