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English definition of “coin”

coin

verb [T]
 
 
/kɔɪn/
MONEY to produce money in the form of coins: A new 50 pence piece was coined to commemorate the poet's bicentennial.
coin it (in) UK informal to earn a lot of money quickly: With prices so high, the major oil companies are coining it as never before. The banks coined it in last year.
(Definition of coin verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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