Meaning of “bullion” in the English Dictionary

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"bullion" in American English

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bullionnoun [ U ]

us /ˈbʊl·jən/

pure gold or silver formed into bars:

A shipment of gold bullion was stolen.

(Definition of “bullion” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"bullion" in Business English

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bullionnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbʊliən/ us ECONOMICS, FINANCE, MONEY

rare metal such as gold or silver, often in the form of thick blocks, that is bought and sold in large quantities as a commodity or investment:

The price of gold bullion rose by 4.8%.

(Definition of “bullion” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)