Centimo


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Centimo

 

the fractional monetary unit of Costa Rica, Haiti, Paraguay, Spain, and Venezuela, equal to 1/100 of the basic national monetary unit.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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If this was a US coin, it would undoubtedly trade at thousands of dollars, possibly more." As it is, the tiny one centimo sells for around PS700.
Percentage presentation of correct readings of the medium frequency words of the E-READING III--Senior High School database Percentage of n (%) Examples correct readings of medium frequency words 100% 153 (55,6) ave (bird), leitura (reading), pirata (pirate), sertao (interior), teatro (theater), visao (vision) 99,2% a 97,6% 100 (36,4) adolescencia (adolescence), leito (bed), magoa (sorrow), taca (cup), principio (beginning), latim (latin) peninsula (peninsula), experimentalismo (experimentalismo), < 96,8% 22 (8) corveta (corvette), copo (glass), centimo (centime), sobrancelha (eyebrow) Total 275 (100,0) -- Table 3.
Un centimo le di a un ciego y me bendijo a mi madre.
Sabendo que a Alemanha nunca pagou a Grecia um centimo que fosse para indemnizar o povo grego dos danos que lhe causou, o Ministro das Financas alemao--que esta sempre a dar licoes aos 'povos do sul', exigindo-lhes que paguem as suas dividas e impondo-lhes pesados sacrificios--vem agora dizer que a questao das reparacoes de guerra e assunto do passado.
By way of indirect taxes, the Aguinaldo administration raised revenue from: fees from civil trials; public markets; lease of municipal property; theatrical performances, horse races and other entertainment; licenses for fiestas; one centimo for each pound of beef, pork, mutton, goatmeat and meat of other cattle; and undetermined others I wonder if it taxed chicken and fowl also, because fish and meat were taxed.
Parece importante analizar cual es la cuantificacion de ese beneficio, es decir, numericamente una explotacion puede ser rentable cuando su balance contable es positivo en 1 centimo.
Saldra de mi bolsillo hasta el ultimo centimo. Pero no te enfades conmigo, Virgencita ...