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rate of exchange

n. pl. rates of exchange
The ratio at which the unit of currency of one country is or may be exchanged for the unit of currency of another country.
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rate of exchange

n
(Banking & Finance) See exchange rate
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exchange′ rate`


n.
the ratio at which a unit of the currency of one country can be exchanged for that of another country.
[1895–1900]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rate of exchange - the charge for exchanging currency of one country for currency of anotherrate of exchange - the charge for exchanging currency of one country for currency of another
charge per unit, rate - amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis; "a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
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Translations
سِعْرُ الصِّرْفقيمَة التَّبْديل
devizový kurz
vekselkursvalutakurs
vaihtokurssi
tečaj
átváltási árfolyamdevizaárfolyamvalutaárfolyam
gengi
為替レート
환율
devízový kurz
växlingskurs
อัตราแลกเปลี่ยนเงิน
tỷ giá hối đoái

rate

(reit) noun
1. the number of occasions within a given period of time when something happens or is done. a high (monthly) accident rate in a factory.
2. the number or amount of something (in relation to something else); a ratio. There was a failure rate of one pupil in ten in the exam.
3. the speed with which something happens or is done. He works at a tremendous rate; the rate of increase/expansion.
4. the level (of pay), cost etc (of or for something). What is the rate of pay for this job?
5. (usually in plural) a tax, especially, in United Kingdom, paid by house-owners etc to help with the running of their town etc.
verb
to estimate or be estimated, with regard to worth, merit, value etc. I don't rate this book very highly; He doesn't rate very highly as a dramatist in my estimation.
ˈrating noun
1. (usually in plural) the position of importance, popularity etc (of a person, thing etc). This television programme has had some very bad ratings recently.
2. an ordinary sailor, as opposed to an officer.
at this/that rate
if this or if that is the case; if this or if that continues. He says that he isn't sure whether we'll be allowed to finish, but at that rate we might as well not start.
rate of exchange
the relative values of the currencies of two or more countries. I want to change some dollars into francs – what is the rate of exchange?
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rate of exchange

سِعْرُ الصِّرْف devizový kurz vekselkurs Wechselkurs τιμή συναλλάγματος tipo de cambio vaihtokurssi taux de change tečaj tasso di cambio 為替レート 환율 wisselkoers vekslingskurs kurs wymiany walut taxa de câmbio валютный курс växlingskurs อัตราแลกเปลี่ยนเงิน döviz kuru tỷ giá hối đoái 兑换率
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