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Historical a type of U.S. paper currency redeemable in silver
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A bill formerly issued as legal tender by the U.S. government in representation of deposited silver bullion.