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Cnoun

  • C noun (LETTER)

us   /si/ [C] plural C’s, Cs, c’s or cs also c the third letter of the English alphabet
  • C noun (MUSICAL NOTE)

music us   /si/ [C/U] plural C’s or Cs in Western music, the first note in the scale (= series of notes) of C major, or a set of notes based on this note
  • C noun (MARK)

us   /si/ [C] plural C’s or Cs a mark given for an exam, a course, or a piece of work which shows that your work is average or acceptable and not particularly good or bad: Rachel got a C on her French exam.
  • C noun (TEMPERATURE)

us   /si/ abbreviation forCelsius: The temperature today reached 25°C.
  • C noun (ELECTRICITY)

chemistry, physics /si/ [C] abbreviation forcoulomb

Cnumber

also c us   /si, ˈhʌn·drəd/
  • C number (NUMBER)

the Roman numeral for the number 100
(Definition of C from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"c" in Business English

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cnoun

uk   us   MONEY
abbreviation for cent: a unit of money worth 0.01 of the main unit of many currencies including the US dollar and the euro
(Definition of c from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“c.” in British English

Watching the detectorists
Watching the detectorists
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May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

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