crore

noun
\ˈkrȯr \
plural crores also crore

Definition of crore 

: ten million specifically : a unit of value equal to ten million rupees or 100 lakhs

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India has proposed an unmanned scientific mission to moon (Chandrayaan-I) in early 2008, in a Rs 380 crore project. Wired Staff, WIRED, "It Italians storm the cosmos, can Indians be far behind?," 17 Jan. 2006

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First Known Use of crore

1609, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for crore

Hindi & Urdu karoṛ

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