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gold standard

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gold standard noun [S] (FINANCIAL SYSTEM)

a system of providing and controlling the exchange of money in a country, in which the value of money (compared to foreign money) is fixed against that of gold

gold standard noun [S] (GOOD THING)

something that is very good and is used for measuring how good other similar things are: I think "Sesame Street" is still the gold standard for preschool television.
Traducciones de “gold standard”
en chino (tradicionál) 金額制度, 金本位(制)…
en chino (simplificado) 金额制度, 金本位(制)…
(Definition of gold standard from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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