legal tender

legal tender

  1. (legal) Any form of currency that by law cannot be refused as payment to extinguish a debt equal to the amount offered.
  • French: cours légal et forcé
  • German: gesetzliches Zahlungsmittel
  • Italian: valuta legale
  • Russian: зако́нное платёжное сре́дство
  • Spanish: moneda legal, moneda de curso legal

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