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big face

A newer monetary bill that features a larger picture of a US historical figure on the front. Do big faces really prevent counterfeiting?
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bigface

n. the newer version of the $20 bill bearing a larger portrait on the front. (Streets. Additional bills now carry the larger portraits.) We only accept the bigface on twenties right now. The others just don’t look right.
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