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de·mon·e·tize

 (dē-mŏn′ĭ-tīz′, -mŭn′-)
tr.v. de·mon·i·tized, de·mon·i·tiz·ing, de·mon·i·tiz·es
1. To divest (a coin, for example) of monetary value.
2. To stop using (a metal) as a monetary standard.

[French démonétiser : dé-, away from (from Old French de-; see de-) + Latin monēta, coin; see money.]

de·mon′e·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.

demonetize

(diːˈmʌnɪˌtaɪz) ,

demonetise

,

demonetarize

or

demonetarise

vb (tr)
1. (Economics) to deprive (a metal) of its capacity as a monetary standard
2. (Economics) to withdraw from use as currency
deˌmonetiˈzation, deˌmonetiˈsation, deˌmonetariˈzation, deˌmonetariˈsation n

de•mon•e•tize

(diˈmɒn ɪˌtaɪz, -ˈmʌn-)

v.t. -tized, -tiz•ing.
1. to divest (a monetary standard) of value.
2. to withdraw (money) from use.
[1850–55; < French; See de-, monetize]
de•mon`e•ti•za′tion, n.

demonetize


Past participle: demonetized
Gerund: demonetizing

Imperative
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Present
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he/she/it demonetizes
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Preterite
I demonetized
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we demonetized
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Present Continuous
I am demonetizing
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Present Perfect
I have demonetized
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Past Continuous
I was demonetizing
you were demonetizing
he/she/it was demonetizing
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Past Perfect
I had demonetized
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we had demonetized
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Future
I will demonetize
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Future Perfect
I will have demonetized
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Future Continuous
I will be demonetizing
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been demonetizing
you have been demonetizing
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been demonetizing
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he/she/it will have been demonetizing
we will have been demonetizing
you will have been demonetizing
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been demonetizing
you had been demonetizing
he/she/it had been demonetizing
we had been demonetizing
you had been demonetizing
they had been demonetizing
Conditional
I would demonetize
you would demonetize
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Past Conditional
I would have demonetized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.demonetize - deprive of value for payment; "demonetize a coin"
devaluate, devalue - remove the value from; deprive of its value
Translations

demonetize

[diːˈmʌnɪtaɪz] VTdesmonetizar
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