inconvertibility


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in·con·vert·i·ble

 (ĭn′kən-vûr′tə-bəl)
adj.
1. Not redeemable for money in coin: inconvertible paper currency.
2. Not able to be legally exchanged for another currency.

in′con·vert′i·bil′i·ty, in′con·vert′i·ble·ness n.
in′con·vert′i·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inconvertibility - the quality of not being exchangeable; "the inconvertibility of their currency made international trade impossible"
exchangeability, fungibility, interchangeability, interchangeableness - the quality of being capable of exchange or interchange
convertibility - the quality of being exchangeable (especially the ability to convert a currency into gold or other currencies without restriction)
Translations

inconvertibility

[ˈɪnkənˌvɜːtɪˈbɪlɪtɪ] Ninconvertibilidad f

inconvertibility

n (Fin) → Uneinlösbarkeit f, → Inkonvertibilität f
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