Definition of Deutschmark in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈdɔɪtʃmɑːk/
(also Deutsche Mark /ˈdɔɪtʃə mɑːk/ /ˌdɔytʃə ˈmark/)


(Until the introduction of the euro in 2002) the basic monetary unit of Germany, equal to 100 pfennig.
Example sentences
  • Germany's euro conversion rate may be one of the easiest - almost exactly two Deutschmarks to one euro.
  • The accepted British line now contends that the French have harnessed the Germans by persuading them to give up the Deutschmark for the euro.
  • Funds flowed back into the Deutschmark from the dollar, and funds leaving the French franc were also converted into Deutschmarks.


From German deutsche Mark 'German mark'.

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