• WordNet 3.6
    • v monetize give legal value to or establish as the legal tender of a country "They monetized the lira"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The famous Impressionist painter Claude Monet won 100,000 francs in the state lottery. The money made him financially independent.
    • v. t Monetize To convert into money; to adopt as current money; as, to monetize silver.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • monetize To give the character of money to; legalize as money; coin into money.
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In literature:

Where she used to give us Corots and Daubignys, she gives us now exquisite Monets and entrancing Pissaros.
"Selected Prose of Oscar Wilde with a Preface by Robert Ross" by Oscar Wilde
See engravings of the day by Moreau, Prieur, Monet, representing the opening of the States-General.
"The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 2 (of 6)" by Hippolyte A. Taine
Behind Monet and Debussy the umbrella persisted, with the steady beat of a drum.
"Howards End" by E. M. Forster
Monet was thirty years old; he had fine, sombre eyes, and a stiff beard, from which a pipe emerged.
"The New Book Of Martyrs" by Georges Duhamel
Do you suppose I'd insult Monet by dickering for it?
"The Underdog" by F. Hopkinson Smith
The word Impressionism calls to mind the names of Manet, Monet, Pissaro, Mme.
"Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D." by Clara Erskine Clement
To conclude, the very name "Impressionism" is due to Claude Monet.
"The French Impressionists (1860-1900)" by Camille Mauclair
The most extreme exponents of it are the body of artists who grouped themselves round Claude Monet.
"The Practice and Science Of Drawing" by Harold Speed
If we coin too low a dollar before general re-monetization our gold will flow out from us.
"American Eloquence, Volume IV. (of 4) Studies In American Political History (1897)" by Various
In their efforts to escape from the dead-alive art of the salon picture, Monet and the Impressionists took an entirely different course.
"Artist and Public" by Kenyon Cox

In poetry:

Aye, Montecelli, that's the name.
You may have heard of him perhaps.
Yet though he never savoured fame,
Of those impressionistic chaps,
Monet and Manet and Renoir
He was the avatar.
"A Canvas For A Crust" by Robert W Service

In news:

While mobile and other emerging technologies offer exciting new opportunities, banks must determine how to meet customers' expectations and best monetize these new channels.
Facebook's App Center Is One Way It Can Monetize All That Mobile Traffic.
MidOcean Trying to ` Monetize ' Companies, CEO Says.
Blogging While Brown founder Gina McCauley talks digital content monetization and brand awareness at her panel during 2012 South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive.
The five main ways to monetize your private online community include.
LinkWeaver offers new alternative for publishers looking to monetize their websites.
How do we monetize them.
ARTISTS' GARDENS From Claude Monet to Jennifer Bartlett.
Cooliris: YouTube's head of monetization, Shashi Seth, has left the company to take on the role of chief revenue office for Cooliris, reports GigaOm.
Monet Tellier, the Hokies' leading scorer last year, was held to just one point Friday.
The Monet of the day.
Keynote addresses monetization and growth opportunities in mobile, Web & tablet.
Seth Ostrow is a founder and managing partner of the law firm of Ostrow Kaufman LLP, a patent boutique based in NY which specializes in helping companies monetize their patent portfolios.
"The Monet Family in Their Garden at Argenteuil," 1874.
The Revolution Will Not Be Monetized.

In science:

For each QSO matching the criteria above, all of the NEAT images covering its coordinates were retrieved from long-term storage on the NERSC HPSS system (see Chapter 3) and and calibrated against the USNO-A1.0 catalog (Monet et al. 1996) “R”-band magnitudes.
Rates and Progenitors of Type Ia Supernovae
To this end, the BJ magnitudes of the stars in our sample given in the USNO B1.0 catalogue were collected, and are believed to be accurate to ± 0.3 magnitudes (Monet et al. 2003).
Five WC9 stars discovered in the AAO/UKST H-alpha Survey
Currently, many afterglow searches compare new data to digitized Palomar Observatory Sky Survey photometric plates (DSS) and use USNO stars (Monet et al. 1998) to calibrate both astrometry and photometry.
SDSS Pre-Burst Observations of Recent Gamma-Ray Burst Fields
Proper motions in these studies are derived using positions from the USNO-B catalog (Monet et al. 2003) and SDSS (Munn et al. 2004, 2008), or from SDSS-only data (Bramich et al. 2008).
The 3D Velocity Structure of the Thick Disk from SPM4 and RAVE DR2
The USNO-B Catalog reaches about five magnitudes fainter, and can be put on the HIPPARCOS/Tycho reference system, but the accuracies of individual proper motions will be only ∼ 8 mas/yr (Monet 1997), making them of modest value for the study of the Galactic halo.
The Galactic Halo: Conference Summary