currency that may be lawfully tendered in payment of a debt, such as paper money, Federal Reserve notes, or coins.
currency in specified denominations that a creditor must by law accept in redemption of a debt
Any form of money that a government decrees must be accepted in payment of debts.
noun 1. the weight of merchandise itself plus that of its immediate wrapping material but not of the outside shipping container: used especially in some Latin American countries for the purpose of assessing import duties.
[ley-guh-neys; Spanish le-gah-nes] /ˌleɪ gəˈneɪs; Spanish ˌlɛ gɑˈnɛs/ noun 1. a city in central Spain: suburb of Madrid.
[luh-gas-pee; Spanish le-gahs-pee] /ləˈgæs pi; Spanish lɛˈgɑs pi/ noun 1. a seaport on SE Luzon, in the Philippines. /lɛˈɡæspɪ/ noun 1. a port in the Philippines, on SE Luzon on the Gulf of Albay. Pop: 178 000 (2005 est)
[leg-uh-tee] /ˌlɛg əˈti/ noun 1. a person to whom a legacy is bequeathed. /ˌlɛɡəˈtiː/ noun 1. a person to whom a legacy is bequeathed Compare devisee