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.
References in classic literature ?
The States of the Church thought that they could not send less than 7,040 Roman crowns; and Portugal carried her devotion to science as far as 30,000 cruzados. It was the widow's mite-- eighty-six piastres; but self-constituted empires are always rather short of money.
He left hidden and buried, at a spot of which I alone have knowledge, a large quantity of pearls and precious stones of great value, together with a sum of money in gold cruzadoes and doubloons.
The wounded civilians, Alimudin Masla and his 10-year-old grandson, were taken to the Cruzado Medical Clinic where they were under tight watch by soldiers.
The injured victims, Alimudin Masla, 62; and his 10-year-old grandson, are now confined at the Cruzado Medical Clinic at Poblacion Pikit being watched by uniformed and plainclothes soldiers.
el area intercondilea craneal es una pequena depresion situada en direccion craneal a Las eminencias intercondilares, permitiendo el area de insercion del segmento craneal de los meniscos y ligamento cruzado craneal.
En el examen fisico presentaba acortamiento del miembro inferior izquierdo con arqueamiento anterior de la pierna, pie equino valgo, oligodactilia e inestabilidad de la rodilla por hipoplasia del ligamento cruzado anterior (figura 2).
O aleitamento cruzado consiste na pratica em que uma mulher amamenta uma crianca que nao e seu filho, um compartilhamento informal entre maes, nao remunerado, podendo ser reciproco.
El autor no ofrece una reinterpretacion del movimiento cruzado, sino una puntualizacion sobre las voces criticas que denunciaron determinadas actuaciones en esta paradojica empresa bendecida por unos moviles que no pocas veces acababan desencadenando comportamientos contrarios al Evangelio.