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English definition of “coin”


/kɔɪn/ MONEY
[C] a small round piece of metal, usually silver or a red-brown colour, which is used as money: a 10p/ten-cent/pound coin I always keep a few coins in the car to pay for coins He gave me $10, all in coins.
[U] money in the form of metal coins: in coin Thieves stole nearly €300 in coin.
(Definition of coin noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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