Definition of crore
: 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.
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Origin and Etymology of crore
Hindi & Urdu karoṛ
First Known Use: 1609
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