noun ce·du·la \ˈsāthəˌlä, ˈthāth-\

Definition of cedula



  1. 1 :  any of various official documents or certificates in Spain, Latin America, or the Philippines: such as a :  a permit or order issued by the government b :  a personal registration tax certificate in the Philippines c :  any of certain securities issued by some of the South and Central American governments or banks

  2. 2 :  a Philippine personal registration tax

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Origin and Etymology of cedula

Spanish cédula, from Late Latin schedula — more at schedule

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a brief usually trivial fact

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