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1[mass noun] Wealth that that has been inherited rather than earned:‘he carries the patina of old money and good breeding’
- 1.1 Those people who possess inherited wealth:‘he was old money, as his double-barrelled surname would suggest.’
- 1.1 Those people who possess inherited wealth:
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