groschen

noun
gro·​schen | \ ˈgrō-shən How to pronounce groschen (audio) , ˈgrȯ- How to pronounce groschen (audio) \
plural groschen

Definition of groschen

: an Austrian coin used until 2002 and worth ¹/₁₀₀ schilling

First Known Use of groschen

1925, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for groschen

German

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“Groschen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/groschen. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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