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soft currencynoun [C]

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MONEY, FINANCE a ​currency that ​regularly goes down in ​value in relation to others: To ​investorssterling is a ​softcurrency and they have ​faith in those like Germany and Japan with a concrete ​trackrecord to ​protect their ​currency against ​inflation.
(Definition of soft currency from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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