[kroo-zair-oh; Portuguese kroo-ze-roo] /kruˈzɛər oʊ; Portuguese kruˈzɛ rʊ/
noun, plural cruzeiros
[kroo-zair-ohz; Portuguese kroo-ze-roo s] /kruˈzɛər oʊz; Portuguese kruˈzɛ rʊs/ (Show IPA)
a monetary unit of Brazil equal to 100 centavos.
/kruːˈzɛərəʊ; Portuguese kruˈzeiru/
noun (pl) -ros (-rəʊz; Portuguese) (-ruʃ)
a former monetary unit of Brazil, replaced by the cruzeiro real
- Cruzeiro real
noun 1. a former monetary unit of Brazil, which was replaced by the real
/ˈkruːzɪ/ noun 1. a variant spelling of cruizie
- Cruz trypanosomiasis
Cruz trypanosomiasis (krōōz, krōōs) n. See South American trypanosomiasis.