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  • 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


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)

(Definition of c. from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"c" in Business English

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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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