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Meaning of “exchange rate” in the English Dictionary

"exchange rate" in British English

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exchange ratenoun [C]

uk   us   (also rate of exchange)
B1 the ​rate at which the ​money of one ​country can be ​changed for the ​money of another ​country

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(Definition of exchange rate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"exchange rate" in American English

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exchange ratenoun [C]

 us   /ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ ˌreɪt/
the rate at which the ​money of one ​country can be ​changed for the ​money of another ​country
(Definition of exchange rate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"exchange rate" in Business English

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exchange ratenoun [C]

uk   us   (also rate of exchange)
ECONOMICS, FINANCE the ​rate at which the ​currency of one country can be ​changed for the ​currency of another country: a fall/rise in the exchange rate The ​fall in the ​exchangeratetriggered a ​rise in ​inflation.a competitive/favourable/good exchange rate Maintaining ​lowinflation is ​essential to ​secure a ​stable and ​competitiveexchangerate. a high/​lowexchangerate exchangerate fluctuations/​movements
(Definition of exchange rate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “exchange rate”
in Arabic سِعْر الصَّرْف…
in Korean 환율…
in Portuguese taxa de câmbio…
in Catalan tipus de canvi…
in Japanese 両替率, 為替レート…
in Chinese (Simplified) 汇率, 兑换率…
in Turkish döviz kuru…
in Russian курс валюты…
in Chinese (Traditional) 匯率, 兌換率…
in Italian tasso di cambio…
in Polish kurs wymiany…
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