Native Arabic speaker from "Egypt"
-What's the difference between (Currency & Coin) in the following example:
- The official (Currency/Coin) in "America" is the dollar
The main difference is "age" - "currency" is the uncountable noun used to described the money used in a particular country. About 250 years ago, coin was also used uncountably to simply mean "money", 1735 G. (OED: Berkeley Querist §475 Wealth is really power, and coin a ticket conveying power.), but in that form was a close synonym for currency.-What's the difference between (Currency & Coin) in the following example: