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cryptocurrency
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A currency based on the usage of cryptography to secure transactions WordNet 2020
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A currency based on the usage of cryptography to secure transactions WordNet 2020
A cryptocurrency is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange wherein individual coin ownership records are stored in a ledger existing in a form of computerized database using strong cryptography to secure transaction records, to control the creation of additional coins, and to verify the transfer of coin ownership. Wikipedia
Digital medium of exchange Wikidata
A digital currency based on a cryptographic system. Wiktionary
Type of digital currency. Wiktionary (translation)
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Bitcoin was the first decentralized cryptocurrency. Wiktionary