See also: plażo

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish plazo, plazdo, from Latin placitus [diēs] (agreed day), perfect passive participle of placeō (to be pleasing). Compare Portuguese prazo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /ˈplaθo/, [ˈpla.θo]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /ˈplaso/, [ˈpla.so]
  • Rhymes: -aθo

NounEdit

plazo m (plural plazos)

  1. period, term (time limit), deadline
  2. installment, payment

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ReferencesEdit

  • Ralph Penny (2002) A History of the Spanish Language, Cambridge University Press, page 89

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