currency bloc Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “currency bloc” in the English Dictionary

"currency bloc" in Business English

See all translations

currency blocnoun [C]

uk   us   ECONOMICS, FINANCE
a ​group of countries that all use the same ​money: One argument for ​joining a ​singlecurrencybloc is that it would encourage greater ​capitalinvestment.
a ​group of countries the ​value of whose ​money is ​tied to the ​value of the ​money of a ​single country: A powerful, if informal, ​currencybloc has ​developed between the United ​States and most of Asia.
(Definition of currency bloc from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of currency bloc?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“currency bloc” in Business English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Read More 

Word of the Day

cracker

a thin, flat, hard biscuit, especially one eaten with cheese

Word of the Day

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Read More