Definition of cs

 (Entry 1 of 5)

1 case; cases
2 census
3 consciousness
4 consul

Definition of Cs (Entry 2 of 5)

cirrostratus

Definition of Cs (Entry 3 of 5)

cesium

CS

noun
\ ˌsē-ˈes How to pronounce CS (audio) \

Definition of CS (Entry 4 of 5)

: a potent tear gas C10H5ClN2 used especially for riot control

Definition of CS (Entry 5 of 5)

1 capital stock
2 cesarean section
3 chief of staff
4 Christian Science
5 civil service
6 conditioned stimulus
7 county seat

First Known Use of cs

Noun

1960, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cs

Noun

Ben B. Corson †1987 and Roger W. Staughton †1957 American chemists

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“Cs.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cs. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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Medical Definition of cs

 (Entry 1 of 3)

1 case
2 cesarean section
3 conditioned stimulus
4 consciousness
5 corticosteroid
6 current strength

Medical Definition of Cs (Entry 2 of 3)

cesium

CS

noun
\ ˌsē-ˈes How to pronounce CS (audio) \

Medical Definition of CS (Entry 3 of 3)

: a potent lacrimatory and nausea-producing gas C10H5ClN2 used in riot control and chemical warfare

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