boliviano

boliviano

[buh-liv-ee-ah-noh, boh-; Spanish baw-lee-vyah-naw]
noun, plural bolivianos [buh-liv-ee-ah-nohz; Spanish baw-lee-vyah-naws] .
a former silver or bronze coin, paper money, and monetary unit of Bolivia, equal to 100 centavos: replaced by the peso boliviano in 1963.

Origin:
1870–75; < Spanish; see Bolivia, -an

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boliviano (bəˌlɪvɪˈɑːnəʊ, Spanish boliˈvjɑno)
 
n , pl -nos
(until 1963 and from 1987) the standard monetary unit of Bolivia, equal to 100 centavos

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