Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See baiocco.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A small copper coin formerly current in the Roman States, worth about a cent and a half.

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  • noun archaic A small copper coin once used in the Roman states.

Etymologies

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Archaic Italian bajo ("brown, bay") (modern baio), from its color.

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  • in-cent-half

    April 6, 2011