centimo

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noun cen·ti·mo \ˈsen-tə-ˌmō\

Definition of centimo

plural

centimos

  1. 1 :  a former monetary unit equal to 1100 peseta

  2. 2 :  a monetary subunit of the bolivar, colón, dobra, guarani, and sol — see bolivar, colón, dobra, guarani, sol at money table

Origin and Etymology of centimo

Spanish céntimo


First Known Use: 1870



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