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centi-

combining form

: hundred

: one hundredth part of something

Full Definition of CENTI-

1
:  hundred <centipede>
2
:  one hundredth part of <centimeter>

Origin of CENTI-

French & Latin; French, hundredth, from Latin, hundred, from centum — more at hundred

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