from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A current subsidiary coin of Macao, Timor, equivalent to .42 of a cent.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A subdivision of currency, equal to a 1/100th of a Macanese pataca.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun 100 avos equal 1 pataca in Macao


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  • short for avocado

    December 4, 2006