Costa Rican colon

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Noun1.Costa Rican colon - the basic unit of money in Costa Rica; equal to 100 centimos
centimo - a fractional monetary unit of Venezuela and Costa Rica and Equatorial Guinea and Paraguay and Spain
Costa Rican monetary unit - monetary unit in Costa Rica
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There have also been big gains for sterling against the Brazilian real and the Costa Rican colon, the Post Office said.
Most of you may find this a difficult and confounding exercise, and the variation in rates can cause a lot of heartburn, especially for more exotic currencies like the Costa Rican colon. However, it isn't necessary to get INR exchanged to colon before you go to Costa Rica.