Luxembourg franc


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Noun1.Luxembourg franc - formerly the basic unit of money in Luxembourg
franc - the basic monetary unit in many countries; equal to 100 centimes
centime - a fractional monetary unit of several countries: France and Algeria and Belgium and Burkina Faso and Burundi and Cameroon and Chad and the Congo and Gabon and Haiti and the Ivory Coast and Luxembourg and Mali and Morocco and Niger and Rwanda and Senegal and Switzerland and Togo
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FEW will mourn the end of the Luxembourg franc because not many people know it exists.
The Luxembourg franc was created in 1848 but has been tied to its Belgian counterpart since 1921, each of them sharing the same value.
Dates for Retirement of National Currencies Country Currency End of Legal Tender for National Currencies Austria Shilling February 28, 2002 Belguim Franc February 28, 2002 Finland Markka February 28, 2002 France Franc February 17, 2002 Germany Mark December 31, 2002 Greece Drachma February 28, 2002 Ireland Punt February 9, 2002 Italy Lira February 28, 2002 Luxembourg Franc February 28, 2002 Netherlands Guilder January 28, 2002 Portugal Escudo February 28, 2002 Spain Peseta February 28, 2002