Definition of pound note in English:

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pound note


A banknote worth one British pound sterling, now replaced by the pound coin in England and Wales.
Example sentences
  • The one pound coin was issued to replace the one pound note which had suffered badly from the constant handling which small denominations received.
  • Our abundant coinage makes it easy to dispense with the pound note.
  • She pulled out a crumpled pound note and handed it to Joey.

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Syllabification: pound note

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