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A letter or symbol on a coin that identifies the mint of origin.
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Noun1.mintmark - a mark on a coin that identifies the mint where it was producedmintmark - a mark on a coin that identifies the mint where it was produced
print, mark - a visible indication made on a surface; "some previous reader had covered the pages with dozens of marks"; "paw prints were everywhere"
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