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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 ​Englishalphabet

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 ​notesbased 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 ​yourwork is ​average or ​acceptable and not ​particularly good or ​bad: Rachel got a C on her ​Frenchexam.

C noun (TEMPERATURE)

 us   /si/ abbreviation for Celsius : The ​temperature today ​reached 25°C.

C noun (ELECTRICITY)

chemistry, physics /si/ [C] abbreviation for coulomb

Cnumber

(also c)  us   /si, ˈhʌn·drəd/

C number (NUMBER)

the Roman numeral for the ​number 100
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c.preposition

(also ca)
written abbreviation for circa

C++noun

uk   us   /ˌsiː.plʌsˈplʌs/
an object-orientedversion of C (= a ​computerprogramminglanguage)
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cnoun

uk   us   MONEY
abbreviation forcent: a ​unit of ​moneyworth 0.01 of the ​mainunit of many ​currenciesincluding the US ​dollar and the ​euro
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