coin blank

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n coin blank a flat metal disk ready for stamping as a coin
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Usage

In literature:

BLANK, originally a small French coin.
"Volpone; Or, The Fox" by Ben Jonson
BLANK, originally a small French coin.
"The Alchemist" by Ben Jonson
BLANK, originally a small French coin.
"The Poetaster" by Ben Jonson
BLANK, originally a small French coin.
"Sejanus: His Fall" by Ben Jonson
BLANK, originally a small French coin.
"Every Man In His Humor" by Ben Jonson
From the strip are punched round pieces, called "blanks," of the size and thickness of the coin that is being made.
"Our Government: Local, State, and National: Idaho Edition" by J.A. James
Blank looks, negative gestures, but still no coin.
"Room Number 3" by Anna Katharine Green
The artisans who stamp or coin these blanks into base money are seldom interested themselves.
"A Treatise on the Police of the Metropolis" by Patrick Colquhoun
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