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peseta

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noun pe·se·ta \pə-ˈsā-tə\

Simple Definition of peseta

  • : the basic unit of money of Spain until 2002

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of peseta

  1. :  the basic monetary unit of Spain until 2002

Origin and Etymology of peseta

Spanish, from diminutive of peso


First Known Use: 1801


Learn More about peseta

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of peseta Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about peseta


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