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kreutzer

[kroit-ser] /ˈkrɔɪt sər/
noun
1.
any of various former minor coins issued by German states.
2.
a former copper coin of Austria, the 100th part of a florin.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; < German Kreuzer, equivalent to Kreuz cross (orig. the device on the coin) + -er -er1

Kreutzer

[kroit-ser; French krœ-tser] /ˈkrɔɪt sər; French krœˈtsɛr/
noun
1.
Rodolphe
[raw-dawlf] /rɔˈdɔlf/ (Show IPA),
1766–1831, French violinist.
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kreutzer

/ˈkrɔɪtsə/
noun
1.
any of various former copper and silver coins of Germany or Austria
Word Origin
C16: from German Kreuzer, from Kreuz cross, from Latin crux; referring to the cross originally stamped upon such coins
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