jiao

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noun ji·ao \jē-ˈau̇\
variants: or

chiao

Definition of jiao

plural

jiao

or

chiao

  1. :  a monetary unit of the People's Republic of China equal to 110 yuan

Origin and Etymology of jiao

Chinese (Beijing) jiǎo


First Known Use: 1949

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