noun, plural giros.

by shortening Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To giro
World English Dictionary
giro (ˈdʒaɪrəʊ)
n , pl -ros
1.  a system of transferring money within the financial institutions of a country, such as banks and post offices, by which bills, etc may be paid by filling in a giro form authorizing the debit of a specified sum from one's own account to the credit of the payee's account
2.  informal (Brit) an unemployment or income support payment by giro cheque, posted fortnightly
[C20: ultimately from Greek guros circuit]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Giro authorizations are specific to a particular vendor, containing standard data elements according to the giro requirements.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature