Origin of centas

< Lithuanian ceñtas, ultimately < English cent
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Historical Examples of centas

  • For, of course, they could have all the soda-water and ice-cream they wanted without paying a centas their father owned the stand.

British Dictionary definitions for centas


noun plural centai (ˈtsæntaɪ)
  1. a monetary unit of Lithuania, worth one hundredth of a litas
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