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A silver coin of Venezuela, of the same value as the Franc, and named after Simon Bolivar, the liberator. It is divided into one hundred Centimos, or Cen- tavos. For the different systems of mone- tary standards in use in Venezuela, see the Annual Report of the Director of the U. S. Mint , 1912, and for the Peso system, still in use to some extent, see Peso. The Boli- var is sometimes called Venezolano.

See Also: Bolivar
Source: Frey's Dictionary (American Journal of Numismatics, Vol. 50, 1916)
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