monetization
monetization mon`e*ti*za"tion, n. The act or process of converting into money, or of establishing something (e.g. gold or silver) as the legal tender of a country; as, the monetization of silver. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • monetization — mon·e·ti·za·tion …   English syllables

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