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n. - A coin worth one-hundredth of the value of the basic unit; A fractional monetary unit of several countries: France, Algeria, Belgium, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, the Congo, Gabon, Haiti and the Ivory Coast.

Usage examples (36)
  • A centime is the hundredth of a franc, and fifty centimes is ten cents.
  • And I had this weird 30 centime credit leftover ...
  • Je ne sais pas comment on ecrit un centime d'euros ...
  • He helped nobody ever (never helped anybody) even with one centime. for more
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