bolivares bolivares

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the basic unit of money in Venezuela; equal to 100 centimos
  2. (n) Venezuelan statesman who led the revolt of South American colonies against Spanish rule; founded Bolivia in 1825 (1783-1830)

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Usage(s):

  • They would not even stop to build a shelter; that would have taken a whole day and they were making 10,000 bolivares ($3,000) a day.

News

  • Colgate Comments on Venezuelan Currency Developments

    In late January 2014, the Venezuelan government made several announcements affecting currency exchange and other controls. Although the official exchange rate remains at 6.30 bolivares fuerte per dollar, the government announced that the exchange rate for foreign investments will move to the rate available on the SICAD currency market, which in the last auction was 11.70 bolivares fuerte per ...
    on February 19, 2014     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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