European Currency Unit, an accounting unit used by the European Community from 1979 to 1999, when it was replaced by the euro. It was a basket of the currencies of the European Community member states. There were never any coins or banknotes.
The annual budgets of the European Community used to be drawn up in ECUs.
by Robfinger October 03, 2006
Top Definition
East Carolina University, home of the P.D. the Pirate. ECU has a reputation for being a party school. Not a particularly good athletic school, but they made it to a tournament this year!
and, oh yeah, ECU is in Greenville (g-vegas), North Carolina
by alliiiii :) December 08, 2008
electronic control unit, in cars, controls rev limit, max speed, etc
that Mugen ecu is pretty sick on ma 91 crx si, FOO.
by tyler July 09, 2003
Electronic Control Unit; also known as an ECM (Electronic Control Module). Commonly found in cars, for electronic purposes, like sterios, lights, etc.
"Can't see you um... ECU is busted, yeah..."
by Menticide May 10, 2005
Stands For emergency care unit
Suck it em, ecu is a thing and you need to go to it
by Willseesyou March 24, 2016
ECU stands for Edith Cowan University is in Alexander Dr Mt Lawley Near Perth Zoo.
I saw ECU when we were going to Perth Zoo on Alexander Dr in Mt Lawley!
by LuigiMember1! May 20, 2016
Free Daily Email

Type your email address below to get our free Urban Word of the Day every morning!

Emails are sent from We'll never spam you.