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"monetary" in British English

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monetaryadjective

uk   us   /ˈmʌn.ɪ.tri/
C2 relating to the ​money in a ​country: monetary policy monetary control The monetary ​unit of the UK is the ​pound.

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

"monetary" in American English

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monetaryadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈmɑn·ɪˌter·i/
relating to ​money, esp. the ​moneysupply of a ​country: monetary ​policy
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"monetary" in Business English

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monetaryadjective

uk   /ˈmʌnɪtəri/  us   /ˈmɑnɪteri/
MONEY relating to or consisting of ​money: The monetary ​unit of the UK is the ​pound.monetary damages/fine/compensation The ​lawsuitseeks monetary ​damages for ​allegednegligence. This was not done purely for monetary ​gain.
ECONOMICS relating to a country's ​control of the moneysupply: monetary easing/expansion More monetary ​easing to ​lowerinterestrates may be necessary.monetary discipline/tightening/control The ​worldeconomy is facing another six months of monetary ​tightening. The ​survey was ​conducted by ​centralbanks and monetary ​authorities in 26 countries.
(Definition of monetary from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “monetary”
in Spanish monetario…
in Vietnamese thuộc tiền tệ…
in Malaysian kewangan…
in Thai เกี่ยวกับเงินตรา…
in French monétaire…
in German Geld-……
in Chinese (Simplified) 货币的,金融的…
in Turkish parasal, malî, paraya ait…
in Russian денежный, валютный…
in Indonesian moneter…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貨幣的,金融的…
in Polish monetarny, pieniężny…
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