Definition of 'franc'
Example sentences containing 'franc'
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The move will force commercial banks to pay to deposit their francs with the national bank. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The offer of twenty thousand francs for a practical remedy had survived war, defeat and revolution. PHYLLOXERA: How Wine was Saved for the World (2004)But six months ago its clients were on the wrong side of a soaring Swiss franc. The Sun (2015)Investors were also favouring other safe places for their cash, such as the Swiss franc. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Determined to help, he raised a few thousand Swiss francs in his home valley and set off. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'franc'
British English: franc NOUN
The franc was the unit of money that was used in France and Belgium, before it was replaced by the euro. It is also the unit of currency in some other countries where French is spoken.
The price of grapes had shot up to 32 francs a kilo.
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