Meaning of “escudo” in the English Dictionary

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"escudo" in British English

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escudonoun [ C ]

uk /esˈkuː.dəʊ/ us /esˈkuː.doʊ/

Examples from literature

  • He served there for seven years in a most satisfactory manner, when he came to these islands with pay of eighty escudos. 

(Definition of “escudo” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)