coinage
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈkɔɪnɪdʒ/
Noun

coinage

  1. The process of coining money.
  2. (uncountable) Coins taken collectively; currency.
  3. (uncountable, lexicography) The creation of new words, neologizing.
  4. (countable, lexicography) Something which has been made or invented, especially a coined word; a neologism.
  5. The process of creating something new.
    • 1826, Mary Shelley, The Last Man
      The head will serve for my new coinage, and be an omen to all dutiful subjects of my future success.
Translations
  • French: frappe (de la monnaie)
  • German: Münzprägung
  • Italian: conio
  • Russian: чека́нка



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