jiao

noun
ji·ao | \jē-ˈau̇ \
variants: or chiao
plural jiao or chiao

Definition of jiao 

: a monetary unit of the People's Republic of China equal to ¹/₁₀ yuan

First Known Use of jiao

1949, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for jiao

Chinese (Beijing) jiǎo

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