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c adj.  being ten more than ninety ;
C n.  street names for cocaine ;
C n.  the 3rd letter of the Roman alphabet ;
C n.  (music) the keynote of the scale of C major ;
C n.  a general-purpose programing language closely associated with the UNIX operating system ;
C n.  a unit of electrical charge equal to the amount of charge transferred by a current of 1 ampere in 1 second ;
C n.  a degree on the centigrade scale of temperature ;
C n.  ten 10s ;
C n.  an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond ; occurs in all organic compounds ;
C n.  a base found in DNA and RNA and derived from pyrimidine ; pairs with guanine ;
C n.  one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA ; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose) ;
C n.  a vitamin found in fresh fruits (especially citrus fruits) and vegetables ; prevents scurvy ;
c n.  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 ;
C and W n.  a simple style of folk music heard mostly in the southern United States ; usually played on stringed instruments ;
C battery n.  battery used to maintain the grid potential in a vacuum tube ;
 
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