Euro (n.)

name for the basic monetary unit of a pan-European currency, from 1996.

updated on October 10, 2017

Definitions of Euro from WordNet

euro (n.)
the basic monetary unit of most members of the European Union (introduced in 1999); in 2002 twelve European nations (Germany, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Greece, Austria, Finland) adopted the euro as their basic unit of money and abandoned their traditional currencies;
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