Translation of specie in Spanish:

specie

monedas, n.

Pronunciation /ˈspiːʃi//ˈspiːʃiː//ˈspiʃi//ˈspisi/

noun

Finance

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    monedas feminine
    in specie en monedas
    • The French crown was forced to pay for its Canadian expenditures by borrowing or taxing in France and shipping specie to the New World.
    • The Chinese would accept only specie, usually silver, in payment.
    • If the bank required specie reserves, the notes acquired initially could have been called at expiration and not renewed.
    • Specie was pouring into the country from the Havana trade.
    • The greenbacks were legal tender notes issued at par with notes backed by specie.
    • The money supply was composed of bank notes and deposits, convertible into specie, and gold and silver coin.
    • Paper notes could be exchanged for specie upon the bearer's demand.
    • Shortages of specie stifled economic growth by restricting the money supply.
    • It was the habit of using paper money that was driving the nation's specie abroad.
    • The Revolutionary Leaders in France dealt in gold and silver specie.
    • Under a gold standard, would the price level be indeterminate in a completely closed economy, where specie could not flow?
    • Just imagine if the whole world was on a gold and silver specie currency system.
    • Swiss cooperation had become essential as other neutrals responded to Allied pressure and refused to exchange war materials for specie.
    • The specie regime, more or less, dominated until 1971.
    • Prices fell, imports slowed, exports boomed, and specie flowed into the country.
    • Whether the cargo imported is specie or other goods is irrelevant.
    • While some specie was Spanish silver, a substantial amount came from the sale of Indian goods to Red Sea and Persian Gulf ports.