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avo

[ah-voo] /ˈɑ vu/
noun, plural avos.
1.
a money of account of Macao, the 100th part of a pataca.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; < Portuguese: literally, trifle, shortening of oitavo eighth; see octave
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