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sou-sou

Saltos de línea: sou-sou
Pronunciación: /ˈsuːsuː
 
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Definición de sou-sou en inglés:

sustantivo

West Indian
A cooperative savings system in which each person contributes the same fixed amount each week, and the whole amount is taken by a different member each time.
Example sentences
  • Borrowing is an important element in the financial plan during these years, and informal means of funding, such as borrowing from parents, the employer, as well as sou-sou are not uncommon.

Origen

from Yoruba.

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