grosz

noun
\ ˈgrȯsh \
plural grosze\ˈgrȯsh \ and groszy\ˈgrȯ-shē \

Definition of grosz 

(Entry 1 of 2)

a a Polish monetary unit equal to ¹/₁₀₀ zloty — see zloty at Money Table

Note: The plural grosze is used for the denomination two; groszy is used for more than two.

Grosz

biographical name
\ ˈgrōs \

Definition of Grosz (Entry 2 of 2)

George 1893–1959 American (German-born) painter

First Known Use of grosz

Noun

1916, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for grosz

Noun

Polish

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