Brassage

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Brassage A sum formerly levied to pay the expense of coinage; -- now called seigniorage.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n brassage A percentage levied to pay for the cost of coining money. See seigniorage.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

There would also be a small fee or "brassage," of, say, 1 per cent.
"Readings in Money and Banking" by Chester Arthur Phillips
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