Meaning of MONETARY in English


— monetarily /mon'i tair"euh lee, mun'-, mon"i ter'euh lee, mun"-/ , adv.

/mon"i ter'ee, mun"-/ , adj.

1. of or pertaining to the coinage or currency of a country.

2. of or pertaining to money; pecuniary: The necklace has sentimental as opposed to monetary value.

[ 1795-1805; monetarius. See MONEY, -ARY ]

Syn. 1. See financial .

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