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giro

noun     /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 (欧洲各银行和类似机构之间的)计算机直接转账系统 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。 Banks and bank accounts
[C] UK a cheque which provides money from the government, through the giro, to someone unemployed, ill, or with very little income (政府支付给失业、生病或低收入者的)直接转账救济支票 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。 Social security and state benefitsForms of money and methods of payment
(Definition of giro from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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