per centum

per cen·tum

noun \pər-ˈsen-təm\

Definition of PER CENTUM

:  percent

Origin of PER CENTUM

per + Latin centum
First Known Use: circa 1565

Rhymes with PER CENTUM


Next Word in the Dictionary: percept
Previous Word in the Dictionary: percentile
All Words Near: per centum

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up per centum? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More