Translation of giro in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈdʒaɪrəʊ/

n (plural -ros)

  • (in (United Kingdom/el Reino Unido) ) (system) transferencia (f), giro (m) bank giro transferencia bancaria to pay by giro hacer* una transferencia crediticia (before noun/delante del nombre) giro cheque cheque (masculine) giro transfer giro (masculine)
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    • If you pay on a normal credit bill and write a cheque or pay by giro, you can save up to a maximum of 13 per cent if you change to direct debit.
    • The software must also take account of different payment methods, allowing people to be paid by cheque, cash or giro.

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