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c.

Definitions

abbreviation for

  1. carat
  2. (cricket) caught
  3. cent(s)
  4. century or centuries
  5. (used esp preceding a date) circa   ⇒ c. 1800

Word Origin

(for sense 5) Latin: about

C.

Definitions

abbreviation for

  1. (on maps as part of name) Cape
  2. Catholic
  3. Celtic
  4. Conservative
  5. Corps

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