There are 2 definitions of centesimo in English:


Line breaks: cen|tesimo
Pronunciation: /tʃɛnˈtɛsɪməʊ

noun (plural centesimos)

A former monetary unit of Italy, worth one hundredth of a lira (used only in calculations).
More example sentences
  • But this was still meant to be a year in which every centesimo was being watched.
  • It was subdivided into 100 centesimi (singular: centesimo), which translates to "one hundredth".
  • They were charged on arrival the Italian domestic rate of 20 centesimi for each 10 grams of weight.



More definitions of centesimo

Definition of centesimo in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day crowdsource
Pronunciation: ˈkraʊdsɔːs
obtain (information) by enlisting help of many people…

There are 2 definitions of centesimo in English:


Line breaks: cen|tésimo
Pronunciation: /sɛnˈtɛsɪməʊ
, senˈtesimo, θen-/

noun (plural centésimos)

A monetary unit of Uruguay and Panama, equal to one hundredth of a peso in Uruguay, and one hundredth of a balboa in Panama.
More example sentences
  • The face value of a 1 centesimo coin from Panama is 1/100 of a colon, a fraction of a US cent.
  • The nuevo peso was also subdivided into 100 centésimos.
  • This was the peso, equal to the 8 Argentine reales and, from 1840, subdivided into 100 centésimos, with some paper money also issued in reales.



More definitions of centesimo

Definition of centésimo in: