Definitions for C

Definitions for (noun) C

Main entry: coke, C, blow, snow, nose candy

Definition: street names for cocaine

Main entry: C, c

Definition: the 3rd letter of the Roman alphabet

Main entry: C, c

Definition: the 3rd letter of the Roman alphabet

Main entry: C

Definition: (music) the keynote of the scale of C major

Main entry: C

Definition: a general-purpose programing language closely associated with the UNIX operating system

Main entry: ampere-second, coulomb, C

Definition: a unit of electrical charge equal to the amount of charge transferred by a current of 1 ampere in 1 second

Main entry: degree Celsius, degree centigrade, C

Definition: a degree on the centigrade scale of temperature

Main entry: 100, one C, hundred, century, C

Definition: ten 10s

Main entry: C, carbon, atomic number 6

Definition: an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds

Main entry: cytosine, C

Definition: a base found in DNA and RNA and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with guanine

Main entry: deoxycytidine monophosphate, C

Definition: one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)

Main entry: vitamin C, ascorbic acid, C

Definition: a vitamin found in fresh fruits (especially citrus fruits) and vegetables; prevents scurvy

Main entry: speed of light, c, light speed

Definition: 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

Definitions for (adj) C

Main entry: one hundred, 100, c, hundred

Definition: being ten more than ninety

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