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as a measure of value, money is an abstract unit (...) even though it may have originated as the weight unit of a precious metal. 1, record 1, English, - abstract%20money
le dollar est une unité de compte. (...) Unité de compte représente (...) une monnaie théorique ou de convention. 1, record 1, French, - monnaie%20th%C3%A9orique
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