tlaco

noun
tla·​co | \ ˈtlä(ˌ)kō \
plural -s

Definition of tlaco

: a small copper coin used in 19th century Mexico worth ¹/₈ of a real

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History and Etymology for tlaco

Spanish tlaco, from Nahuatl, half

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“Tlaco.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tlaco. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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