cardecu

Cardecu

Car"de*cu\ (k[aum]r"d[-e]*k[-u]), n. [Corrupt, from F. quart d'['e]cu.] A quarter of a crown. [Obs.]

The bunch of them were not worth a cardecu. --Sir W. Scott.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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