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centi-

combining form

Simple Definition of centi-

  • : hundred

  • : one hundredth part of something

Full Definition of centi-

  1. 1 :  hundred <centipede>

  2. 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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