cruzado


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cru·za·do

 (kro͞o-zä′dō)
n.
Variant of crusado.

cruzado

(kruːˈzeɪdəʊ; Portuguese kruˈzɑːdu)
n, pl -does or -dos (-dəʊz; Portuguese -duʃ)
1. (Currencies) a former standard monetary unit of Brazil, replaced by the cruzeiro
2. (Currencies) another name for crusado
[C16: literally marked with a cross, from cruzar to bear a cross; see crusade]

cru•za•do

(kruˈzeɪ doʊ, -ˈzɑ-)

n., pl. -does, -dos.
2. a monetary unit of Brazil introduced in 1986, equal to 100 cruzeiros.
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O valor da EFE controla a facilidade com que as deslocacoes realizam escorregamento cruzado, de modo que quanto menor a EFE, mais facilmente se formam as falhas de empilhamento e mais dificil se torna o escorregamento cruzado.
Esse modelo e aplicado, no calculo de transferencia de massa, em leito movel, em estado estacionario e baseia-se na analogia entre fluxos de contato cruzado e coluna de processo estacionaria.
The Brazilian government announced its Cruzado Plan at the end of February 1986, when the inflation rate was threatening to rise above 20% a month.
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Sob o fogo cruzado principalmente de Carlos Lacerda e do seu ex-patrao Assis Chateaubriand, conta Medeiros que Wainer foi espezinhado atraves de uma campanha ferrenha que pretendia sufocar a Ultima Hora suprimindo-lhe a publicidade.
A correlacao espacial foi estudada pelo semivariograma cruzado que, segundo Isaaks e Srivastava (1989), para duas variaveis regionalizadas com dependencia espacial, e dado pela Equacao 11.
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Of course, Brazil's international trade generally could be affected by other factors -- its debt burden, a collapse of the new cruzado that recently replaced the old cruzado in yet another attempt to curb inflation, and so on.