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ster·ling bloc

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  1. sterling area, sterling bloc, scheduled territoriesnoun

    the group of countries whose currencies are tied to the British pound sterling


  1. sterling bloc

    The Sterling Bloc is a term used historically to refer to countries that used the pound sterling as their official currency or held it as a significant reserve currency. These countries were typically part of the British Empire or had close economic ties with the United Kingdom. The bloc was a crucial part of the global economy until the mid-20th century.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sterling bloc in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sterling bloc in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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