As nouns the difference between cent and centimo
is that cent
is cent, the smaller unit of the euro while centimo
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(label) A subunit of currency equal to one-hundredth of the main unit of currency in many countries. Symbol: .
(label) A small sum of money.
(label) A subunit of currency equal to one-hundredth of the euro.
(label) A coin having face value of one cent (in either of the above senses).
(label) A hundredth of a half step.
* Due to the differing plural formats used in European languages, it is common to use the word cent as a plural throughout the Eurozone.
* (of a dollar) dollarcent
* (of a euro) eurocent
* per cent
* two cents
A cent, i.e. 1/100, of certain (mainly historic) Iberian and Latin American currencies, and presently of the Euro (coinage version in Spanish), as a coin or theoretic value