giro

noun gi·ro \ ˈjir-(ˌ)ō , ˈzhir- ; ˈjē-(ˌ)rō , ˈzhē- , especially British ˈjī- \

Definition of giro

:a service of many European banks that permits authorized direct transfer of funds among account holders as well as conventional transfers by check

Origin and Etymology of giro

German, circulation (of currency), from Italian, from Latin gyrus gyre


GIRO Defined for English Language Learners

giro

noun

Definition of giro for English Language Learners

  • : a check paid by the government to someone who is sick or does not have a job


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