A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

PESO

Sun, 19 Sep '21
USD : dollar :: MXN : ___
Sun, 1 Aug '21
South American capital
Fri, 9 Jul '21
Capital of the Philippines
Thu, 6 May '21
Spanish for "weight"
Wed, 21 Apr '21
100 centavos
Sat, 27 Mar '21
Spanish for "weight"
Sun, 31 Jan '21
Philippine currency
Tue, 12 Jan '21
Córdoba : Nicaragua :: ___ : Cuba