Bimetallism : Definition

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Definitions of Bimetallism

Pronunciation : Bi*met"al*lism
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [F. bimétalisme.]
Definition : Defn: The legalized use of two metals (as gold and silver) in the currency of a country, at a fixed relative value; -- in opposition to monometallism.

Note: The words bimétallisme and monométallisme are due to M. Cernuschi [1869]. Littré.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913


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