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pound signnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɑʊnd ˌsɑɪn/
  • pound sign noun [C] (TELEPHONE KEY)

the symbol # on a telephone or computer key: Enter your Social Security number, then press the pound sign.
  • pound sign noun [C] (MONEY)

the symbol £, which is put in front of amounts of money in pounds
(Definition of pound sign from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pound sign”
in Chinese (Simplified) 英镑符号…
in Chinese (Traditional) 英鎊符號…
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