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Currency, such as coin and paper money, declared by law to be valid and sufficient for the payment of debts.
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(Currencies) currency in specified denominations that a creditor must by law accept in redemption of a debt
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currency that may be lawfully tendered in payment of a debt, such as paper money or coins.
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|Noun||1.||legal tender - something that can be used as an official medium of payment|
medium of exchange, monetary system - anything that is generally accepted as a standard of value and a measure of wealth in a particular country or region
food stamp - a government-issued stamp that can be used in exchange for food
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