Translation of "giro" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun uk us /ˈdʒaɪ.rəʊ/ US  /-roʊ/

[ U ] a system used between European banks and similar organizations, in which money can be moved from one account to another by a central computer

The money was transferred by giro. 钱款是通过银行计算机直接转账系统划过去的。

[ C ] UK a cheque which provides money from the government, through the giro, to someone unemployed, ill, or with very little income

a giro cheque 直接转账救济支票
She didn't know how she would manage until (she got) her next giro. 她不知道在她领到下一张直接转账救济支票前,日子该怎么过。

(Translation of “giro” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)