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crusado

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noun, cru·sa·do \krü-ˈsā-(ˌ)dō\

Definition of crusado

plural crusadoes or crusados

  1. :  an old gold or silver coin of Portugal having a cross on the reverse



Variants of crusado

also cruzado play \-ˈzä-(ˌ)dō, -(ˌ)dü\

Origin of crusado

Portuguese cruzado, literally, marked with a cross


First Known Use: 1542

Rhymes with crusado


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