onza

noun on·za \ˈȯnzə, -n(ˌ)sä, -n(ˌ)thä\

Definition of onza

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  an old Spanish gold doubloon

  2. 2 :  a Mexican bullion coin denomination signifying its weight in silver, gold, or platinum; also :  a Mexican bullion coin of one onza

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Origin and Etymology of onza

Spanish, literally, ounce, from Latin uncia ounce, twelfth part — more at ounce


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of onza


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