pound sterling

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Synonyms for pound sterling

the basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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In his opinion, failure to account for India's specificities, and also its place in the international and British monetary system, explained why the Committee's proposals were ineffective.
Decimalisation had arrived, along with probably the most controversial inflationary period of the British monetary system.
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