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libra

(1) An obsolete, non-SI (International System) unit of mass of Spanish origin, equal to 0.46 kg. 
(2) An obsolete, non-SI (International System) unit of mass used in ancient Rome, equal to 0.33 kg.
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The newspaper warned that if Libra took off it had the potential to "rock the financial system" if a situation arises where the money is withdrawn from the current financial system and changed into the Libra.
Despite these risks, calling for an immediate halt to Libra may not be the right move.
One difference between the Libra and other cryptocurrencies is that it will be backed by a reserve of assets intended to keep its value stable.
Libra will deliver the users, developers, partners, and network needed to see if we can deliver on all of the promises we've made about blockchain.
Facebook is unveiling a digital currency called Libra, as the company seeks to make its ads more valuable by enabling smoother transactions and payments online, particularly among those without credit cards or bank accounts.
To hold Libra, providers will need a so-called digital wallet.
But with Libra, it is a step in the right direction.
Libra Association is handling the new digital currency, under the leadership of Facebook.
Initially, the Libra system will be used mainly for transfers between different currencies, Marcus told dpa.
The company is set to launch Libra's white paper and if the currency takes-off, all the stakeholders will benefit from it.
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