cordoba cordoba  /ˌkɔr ˈdoʊ bə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the basic unit of money in Nicaragua; equal to 100 centavos
  2. (n) Spanish explorer who discovered Yucatan (1475-1526)
  3. (n) a city in southern Spain; center of Moorish culture
  4. (n) a city in central Argentina; site of a university founded in 1613

Usage(s):

  • As a result, most people didn't know what to think when they were suddenly handed a new plastic 10 or 20 cordoba bill, the lowest denominations of Nicaraguan tender and therefore .

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Quotes

  1. "We're asking the attorney general to exert his authority to investigate the sources of these donations ...... to determine whether it is compliant, and whether the Cordoba Initiative ...... is in fact a legitimate charity. And in fact, whether the...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Rick Lazio Source: Washington Post

  2. "I started as a caddie when I was 10 years old in Cordoba and they allowed caddies to play on Mondays. I turned pro when I was 20," Cabrera said yesterday after emulating Roberto Di Vicenzo's Open glory at Carnoustie in 1967. "I couldn't...
    on Jun 18, 2007 By: Angel Cabrera Source: Independent

  3. "We need a second 'Cordoba,'" said captain Andreas Ivanschitz, referring to the Argentine city where the Austrians sent then defending champion Germany home from the 1978 World Cup with a 3-2 defeat. "That's a piece of history in Austrian...
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Andreas Ivanschitz Source: International Herald Tribune

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