cruzado

noun
cru·​za·​do | \ krü-ˈzä-(ˌ)dō How to pronounce cruzado (audio) , -(ˌ)dü \
plural cruzados

Definition of cruzado

: the basic monetary unit of Brazil from 1986 to 1990

First Known Use of cruzado

1986, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cruzado

Portuguese

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“Cruzado.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cruzado. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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