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"banknote" in British English

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banknotenoun [C]

uk   /ˈbæŋk.nəʊt/  us   /-noʊt/ mainly UK (US usually bill)
a ​piece of ​printedpaper that has a ​particularvalue as ​money: a £20 banknote Hidden in the ​suitcase were ​wads of banknotes.
(Definition of banknote from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"banknote" in Business English

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banknotenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbæŋknəʊt/ (US also bank bill, also bill) MONEY
a ​piece of ​printedpaper that has a particular ​value as ​money: a £20 banknote They ​issue both banknotes and ​coins.
(Definition of banknote from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “banknote”
in Arabic عُمْلة وَرَقيّة…
in Korean 은행권, 지폐…
in Portuguese cédula, nota…
in Catalan bitllet…
in Japanese 紙幣…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钞票,纸币…
in Turkish kağıt para, banknot…
in Russian банкнота…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鈔票,紙幣…
in Italian banconota…
in Polish banknot…
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