Exchequer bonds

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Exchequer bonds (Eng) bills of money, or promissory bills, issued from the exchequer by authority of Parliament; a species of paper currency emitted under the authority of the government, and bearing interest.
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Usage

In literature:

War Loan, and of the various lots of Exchequer Bonds.
"Punch, Or The London Charivari, Volume 152, Feb. 7, 1917" by Various
Now it has undertaken the sale of War Loan Stock, Exchequer Bonds, and War Savings Certificates.
"The Development of Rates of Postage" by A. D. Smith
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