Published on August 30th, 2015 | by bitcoin0
Following Oxford Dictionaries Inclusion of ‘Cryptocurrency’ Term Last Year, the Definition of ‘Blockchain’ has been added.
Among the new 46 definitions released in the August update of the Oxford Dictionaries are such bitcoin terms as “blockchain” and “miner”.
“A digital ledger in which transactions made in bitcoin or another cryptocurrency are recorded chronologically and publicly,” the definition of the word “blockchain” reads.
The addition of the term shows the rising usage of the word as well as its high significance.
In addition to the definition of digital currency, the website offered example sentences that helped to better understand the meaning of the term.
Redditor was defined as “a registered user of the website Reddit”, which is quite popular among the bitcoin fans.