Definition of c

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c - 13 definitions

- noun
1.degree centigrade -- a degree on the centigrade scale of temperature
synonyms: degree centigrade, degree Celsius, C
Source:WordNet 3.0
2.speed of light -- the speed at which light travels in a vacuum; the constancy and universality of the speed of light is recognized by defining it to be exactly 299,792,458 meters per second
synonyms: speed of light, light speed
Source:WordNet 3.0
3.vitamin C -- a vitamin found in fresh fruits (especially citrus fruits) and vegetables; prevents scurvy
synonyms: vitamin C, C, ascorbic acid
Source:WordNet 3.0
4.deoxycytidine monophosphate -- one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)
synonyms: deoxycytidine monophosphate, C
Source:WordNet 3.0
5.cytosine -- a base found in DNA and RNA and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with guanine
synonyms: cytosine, C
Source:WordNet 3.0
6.carbon -- an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds
synonyms: carbon, C, atomic number 6
Source:WordNet 3.0
7.hundred -- ten 10s
synonyms: hundred, 100, C, century, one C
Source:WordNet 3.0
8.coulomb -- a unit of electrical charge equal to the amount of charge transferred by a current of 1 ampere in 1 second
synonyms: coulomb, C, ampere-second
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9.C -- a general-purpose programing language closely associated with the UNIX operating system
synonyms: C
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10.C -- (music) the keynote of the scale of C major
synonyms: C
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11.C -- the 3rd letter of the Roman alphabet
synonyms: C
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12.coke -- street names for cocaine
synonyms: coke, blow, nose candy, snow, C
Source:WordNet 3.0
- adjective
13.hundred -- being ten more than ninety
synonyms: hundred, one hundred, 100
Source:WordNet 3.0