specie

  • 1 specie — SPÉCIE, specii, s.f. 1. (biol.) Categorie (reprezentând o subdiviziune a genului) care cuprinde fiinţe cu trăsături şi caracteristici comune. 2. Soi, varietate, clasă, categorie. – lat. lit. species (fr. espèce). Trimis de pan111, 23.08.2004.… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 2 specie — spe·cie / spē shē, sē/ n [from in specie, from Latin, in kind]: money in coin in specie: in the identical form and without alteration or substitution an agreement to be carried out in specie Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster.… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 specie — / spɛtʃe/ (ant. spezie / spɛtsje/) [dal lat. species, propr. aspetto, forma esteriore ], invar. ■ s.f. 1. (lett., non com.) [forma esteriore] ▶◀ apparenza, aspetto, parvenza, sembianza, veste. ‖ immagine. ● Espressioni: fare specie [suscitare… …

    Enciclopedia Italiana

  • 4 Specie — Spe ci*e, abl. of L. species sort, kind. Used in the phrase in specie, that is, in sort, in kind, in (its own) form. [1913 Webster] [The king] expects a return in specie from them [i. e., kindness for kindness]. Dryden. [1913 Webster] {In specie} …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 specie — spe‧cie [ˈspiːʆiː ǁ ʆiː, siː] noun [uncountable] FINANCE money in the form of coins, not bank notes: • The government announced it was prepared to exchange paper money for specie. * * * specie UK US /ˈspiːʃi/ noun [U] FINANCE, MONEY ► coins,… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 6 specie — (n.) 1610s, coin, money in the form of coins (as opposed to paper money or bullion), from phrase in specie in the real or actual form (1550s), from L. in specie in kind, ablative of species kind, form, sort (see SPECIES (Cf. species)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 specie — [spē′shē, spē′sē] n. [abl. of L species: used in E from occurrence in the phrase (paid) in specie] coin, as distinguished from paper money; also, coin made of precious, as distinguished from base, metal in specie 1. in kind 2. in coin …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Specie — Spe cie, n. [Formed as a singular from species, in sense 5.] Coin; hard money. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Specie — may refer to: * Coins or other metal money * Commodity metalee also* Species …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 Specie — (engl., spr. ßpīschĭ), Bargeld, s. Kontant …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 11 specie, in — adj. (1) In coins. (2) A contract performed exactly according to stipulated terms. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …

    Law dictionary

  • 12 specie — cash, currency, *money, legal tender, coin, coinage …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13 specie — spè·cie s.f.inv., avv. 1. s.f.inv. FO insieme di cose o persone con caratteristiche simili che le distinguono da altre dello stesso genere; tipo, qualità, sorta: merce di ogni specie, libri di varie specie; non mi piace quella specie di persone | …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 14 specie — {{hw}}{{specie}}{{/hw}}o ispecie nel sign. A 9 A s. f. inv. 1 (lett.) Immagine, apparenza, aspetto: apparve in specie di angelo | Sotto specie di, in aspetto di: Gesù venne sulla terra sotto specie di uomo. 2 Aggruppamento di elementi distinti da …

    Enciclopedia di italiano

  • 15 specie — A s. f. inv. 1. (lett.) immagine, apparenza, aspetto, somiglianza 2. (est.) genere, razza, stirpe □ uomini, individui 3. caso particolare CONTR. caso generale 4 …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 16 specie — specie1 /spee shee, see/, n. 1. coined money; coin. 2. in specie, a. in the same kind. b. (of money) in coin. c. in a similar manner; in kind: Such treachery should be repaid in specie. d. Law. in the identical shape, form, etc., as specified. [ …

    Universalium

  • 17 specie — I. /ˈspiʃi / (say speeshee) noun 1. coin; coined money: *In the early days a great variety of specie was in circulation. –sidney j baker, 1966. –phrase 2. in specie, a. in kind. b. (of money) in actual coin. {Latin, ablative singular of species… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 specie — /spiyshiy(iy)/ Coin of the precious metals, of a certain weight and fineness, and bearing the stamp of the government, denoting its value as currency. Metallic money; e.g. gold or silver coins. When spoken of a contract, the expression… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 19 specie — noun /ˈspiːʃi/ a) Type or kind, in various uses of the phrase in specie. “Dick” Counterfly had absquatulated swiftly into the night, leaving his son with only a pocketful of specie and the tender admonition, “Got to ‘scram,’ kid write if you get… …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 specie — spe•cie [[t]ˈspi ʃi, si[/t]] n. coined money; coin • in specie Etymology: 1545–55; < L (in) speciē (in) kind …

    From formal English to slang