Definition of valuta in English:

valuta

noun

  • 1[mass noun] The value of one currency with respect to its exchange rate with another.

    1. 1.1 Foreign currency:
      ‘these internal flights supply valuta to the cash-starved confederation’
      • ‘They earned salaries and sales dividends which subsequently were paid to them in foreign valuta.’
      • ‘He was accused of sending foreign valuta out of Germany.’

Origin

Late 19th century: from Italian, literally value.

Pronunciation:

valuta

/vəˈljuːtə/