cruzado

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noun cru·za·do \krü-ˈzä-(ˌ)dō, -(ˌ)dü\

Definition of cruzado

plural

cruzados

  1. :  the basic monetary unit of Brazil from 1986 to 1990

Origin and Etymology of cruzado

Portuguese


First Known Use: 1986


Learn More about cruzado

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of cruzado


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