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n. - A fractional monetary unit of several countries: El Salvador, Sao Tome, Principe, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Nicaragua.

Usage examples (35)
  • One centavo is more or less equivalent to a US cent.
  • This does not cost the country a single centavo more.
  • One large chicken is 45 pesos and worth every centavo!
  • We are no longer working for a centavo for the sector. for more
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