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n. Chiefly South Asian
Ten million: worth three crore fifty lakh rupees; a cost of over several crores.
[Hindi and Urdu karoṛ, from Prakrit koḍi-, from Sanskrit koṭiḥ, probably specialized use of koṭiḥ, tip of a bow, highest point.]
(Units) (in Indian English) ten million
[C17: from Hindi karōr, from Prakrit krodi]
(in India) the sum of ten million, esp. of rupees; one hundred lakhs.
[1600–10; < Hindi kroṛ, karoṛ]
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|Noun||1.||crore - the number that is represented as a one followed by 7 zeros; ten million|
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
large integer - an integer equal to or greater than ten