Definition of valuta in English:

valuta

Line breaks: val¦uta
Pronunciation: /vəˈljuːtə
 
, -ˈluː-/

noun

[mass noun]
  • 1The value of one currency with respect to its exchange rate with another.
  • 1.1Foreign currency: these internal flights supply valuta to the cash-starved confederation
    More example sentences
    • He was accused of sending foreign valuta out of Germany.
    • They earned salaries and sales dividends which subsequently were paid to them in foreign valuta.

Origin

late 19th century: from Italian, literally 'value'.

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