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Meaning of "monetary unit" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MONETARY UNIT

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MONETARY UNIT

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determiner
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Monetary unit is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MONETARY UNIT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

monetary unit

Currency

A currency in the most specific use of the word refers to money in any form when in actual use or circulation, as a medium of exchange, especially circulating paper money. This use is synonymous with banknotes, or with banknotes plus coins, meaning the physical tokens used for money by a government. A much more general use of the word currency is anything that is used in any circumstances, as a medium of exchange. In this use, "currency" is a synonym for the concept of money. A definition of intermediate generality is that a currency is a system of money in common use, especially in a nation. Under this definition, British pounds, U.S. dollars, and European euros are different types of currency, or currencies. Currencies in this definition need not be physical objects, but as stores of value are subject to trading between nations in foreign exchange markets, which determine the relative values of the different currencies. Currencies in the sense used by foreign exchange markets, are defined by governments, and each type has limited boundaries of acceptance.

Definition of monetary unit in the English dictionary

The definition of monetary unit in the dictionary is a unit of value and money of a country, esp the major or standard unit.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MONETARY UNIT

moneme
moner
moneran
monergism
monestrous
Monet
monetarily
monetarism
monetarist
monetary
monetisation
monetise
monetization
monetize
money
money belt
money cowry
money expert
money for old rope
money laundering

WORDS THAT END LIKE MONETARY UNIT

ambulatory care unit
base unit
bomb disposal unit
condominium unit
control unit
currency unit
display unit
disposal unit
family unit
garbage disposal unit
generating unit
graphical display unit
intensive care unit
medical unit
mobile police unit
policy unit
processing unit
sealed unit
stock unit
storage unit
unit

Synonyms and antonyms of monetary unit in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «monetary unit» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MONETARY UNIT

Find out the translation of monetary unit to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of monetary unit from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «monetary unit» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

货币单位
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

unidad monetaria
570 millions of speakers

English

monetary unit
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मौद्रिक इकाई
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

الوحدة النقدية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

денежная единица
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

unidade monetária
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আর্থিক ইউনিট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

unité monétaire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Unit kewangan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Währungseinheit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

通貨単位
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

통화 단위
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Unit moneter
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đơn vị tiền tệ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பண அலகு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चलन एकक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Para birimi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

unità monetaria
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

jednostka monetarna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

грошова одиниця
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

unitate monetară
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

νομισματική μονάδα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

monetêre eenheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

monetär enhet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pengeenhet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of monetary unit

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MONETARY UNIT»

The term «monetary unit» is quite widely used and occupies the 47.717 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MONETARY UNIT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «monetary unit» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «monetary unit» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about monetary unit

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MONETARY UNIT»

Discover the use of monetary unit in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to monetary unit and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
World Monetary Units: An Historical Dictionary, Country by ...
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, this comprehensive reference work covers the monetary systems of 203 countries and four confederations.
Howard M. Berlin, 2008
2
Brink's Modern Internal Auditing: A Common Body of Knowledge
Variables sampling can be further divided into the more traditional stratified sampling methods, mentioned briefly in this chapter, and what is frequently called monetary unit sampling. Monetary unit sampling is a technique to determine if a ...
Robert R. Moeller, 2009
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Pansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary
... nummary, nummular, pecuniary monetary penalty fine monetary settlement endowment monetary unit bill, coin, dollar, note, rand, rupee monetary unit of Alaska dollar monetary unit of Albania lek monetary unit of Algeria dinar monetary unit ...
Louisa Pansegrouw, 1994
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Auditing: A Business Risk Approach
Locate the following documentation in the file: • WP 11.3A—Monetary unit sampling plan; • WP 11.3B—Monetary unit sampling plan—projected misstatement; and • WP 11.3C—Monetary unit sampling plan—computed precision and upper ...
Larry Rittenberg, Karla Johnstone, Audrey Gramling, 2011
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Practical Statistical Sampling for Auditors
GENERAL In monetary-unit sampling any monetary unit such as a dollar, pound, mark, franc, yen, etc. , may be used as the sampling unit. In this chapter, dollars will be the unit used. Basically, in dollar-unit sampling the auditor randomly ...
Arthur J. Wilburn, 1984
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Contemporary Auditing
Two statistical techniques which are particularly useful for this purpose are the Monetary Unit Sampling and the Variables Sampling. Monetary Unit Sampling This approach [also known as Probability-Proportional-to-Size (PPS) Sampling or  ...
Gupta, 2004
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A Dictionary of Finance and Banking
A monetary unit of Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania, and Uganda, worth one hundredth of a *shilling. 5. A monetary unit of South Africa, worth one hundredth of a *rand. 6. A monetary unit of Mauritius, the Seychelles, and Sri Lanka, worth one ...
Jonathan Law, John Smullen, 2008
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Economics
monetary reform A new monetary policy that includes the introduction of a new monetary unit. The introduction of a new monetaiy unit without a change in fiscal policy has no lasting effect on the rate of inflation. We can rewrite the government  ...
William Boyes, Michael Melvin, 2012
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Wiley CIA Exam Review, Conducting the Internal Audit Engagement
(b) Monetary-unit sampling is especially efficient and effective when there are a small number of differences. Ratio estimation, however, requires a large number of differences to be effective. Choice (a) is incorrect. Monetary-unit sampling is ...
S. Rao Vallabhaneni, 2005
10
Auditing For Dummies
You use monetary unit sampling, also called probability-proportional-to-size or dollar-unit sampling, to determine the accuracy of financial accounts. With monetary unit sampling, each dollar in a transaction is a separate sampling unit.
Maire Loughran, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MONETARY UNIT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term monetary unit is used in the context of the following news items.
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10 Most Expensive Currencies in Asia
Concentrating on the Asian Monetary Unit, we will talk about the 10 most expensive currencies in Asia. The AMU (short for Asian Monetary ... «Insider Monkey, Jul 15»
2
Devastating Trends in “Economic Growth”
Currently people who see value in the dollar are correct, but they will be so for only as long as the dollar remains a monetary unit that people ... «Live Trading News, Jul 15»
3
Grexit - What Lessons for the EAC?
The East African Monetary Unit - the much anticipated EAC single currency - is expected to come into operation 10 years from now. But what ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»
4
Hayek and Free Banking
In Hayek's scheme, in contrast, competing firms issue irredeemable paper notes, with each brand representing a distinct monetary unit. «Cato Institute, Jul 15»
5
COMMENTARY: How about a single world currency?
Currency risk would be eliminated — the same monetary unit would be in use everywhere — and there would be a uniform interest rate ... «Monitor, Jul 15»
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Winded by internet windfalls
In the email, he said he had been authorised by the “newly-appointed UN secretary general, and the governing body of the UN Monetary Unit” ... «Bangkok Post, Jul 15»
7
Why central banking persists
In simplest terms fractional reserve banking consists of a bank giving two people equal claim to the same monetary unit at the same time. «Gold Seek, Jul 15»
8
Stable Dollar Is Needed to Fix Economy
... of measurement, it is hard to build a business, save for retirement or engage in other economic transactions without a stable monetary unit. «Newsmax, Jul 15»
9
Financial Fun and Games for Kids
Look at the images on each monetary unit and extract all the information for your kids to explore in greater detail. For example, you could stage ... «Jamaica Observer, Jul 15»
10
Leonid Bershidsky: What the world needs now is a single currency
Currency risk would be eliminated — the same monetary unit would be in use everywhere — and there would be a uniform interest rate ... «Tulsa World, Jul 15»

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