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CCopyright (usually written ©)
C100 (Roman numeral)
CAverage grade
CCell (phone; science)
CTransport (US military aircraft designation for transport aircraft since 1962)
CBattery Size
CCelsius/Centigrade
csymbol for the speed of light (in a vacuum, 299,792,458 meters per second)
CClick
CCum (Latin: With, often seen with a bar over the c)
CSee
CCompany
CControl
CCenter (basketball)
CCenter (football)
CComplete
CCurrent (action code)
CCollege
CCase
CCost
CCategory (abstract algebra)
CColor
CClose
CClear
CClub (class airfare)
CChicago
CCommon
CIndividual (IRB)
CSea
CCorrect
CCanadian
CCentury
CC Programming Language
CCombined (DoD)
CCorporate
CCentre (Canada Post road designation)
CClubs (playing cards)
CCookie
CCable
CCorporation
CCharacter
CCaught
CCup
CChief
CCommittee
CChapter
CCompliance (Network World)
CChemical
CCharlotte, NC (mint mark on coinage 1837-1861)
CCharlie
CEconomy Class (Air Freight)
CAir Post (philatelic catalog prefix for non-ground stamps)
CCorner (welded joint type)
CConnect (ITU-T)
CCycle
CCastle
CConstant
CPrince Edward Island (Canada Post designation)
CConfidential
CCircuit
CCatholic
CChairman
CCent
CCongress
CCollector (transistor; electronics)
CCarbon
CCandle
CCalm
CCombinations (probability)
CConsumption (economics)
CCliff (Stores 100 code)
CCirca
CConservative
CCommonwealth
CContainer (SDH)
CCloudy
CColon (currency of Costa Rica and El Salvador)
CCork (Irish car registration)
CCairo (Egyptian automobile license plate)
CCubic
CCodex
CCalorie
CCompute(r)
CCough
CCarat
CCatcher (baseball)
CConduit
CCocaine
CCanceled
CCyan
CAffirmative (logging abbreviation)
CClerical (for ACG duties)
CClock Mode (aviation)
CCircumference
CCountess
CCoefficient
CCessna (civilian aircraft)
CCorrelations
CChromosome (as in banding)
CCurie
CClockwise
CConstant of Integration (calculus)
CCarbone (French: Carbon)
CComptroller
CConsonant (speech)
CCitigroup (stock symbol)
CCitiGroup, Inc. (NYSE symbol)
CAscorbic Acid (vitamin)
CCoverage factor
CConseco
CCircling (approach and landing charts)
CC Major (music)
CCapacitance
CExposure Concentration (environment)
CCentimeter
CCranial Nerve
CCysteine (amino acid)
CCedi (currency of Ghana)
CCourt of Chancery (UK)
CSet of Complex Numbers (mathematics)
CCoulomb
CCentavo
CCentime
CConvective
CCeiling Limit (weather reports)
CContralto
CCentum (relating to an Indo-European language pronunciation)
CCool Breeze (rapper)
CCenti (abbreviation of abbreviation for 1/100)
CCentral Standard Time (as used in time groups)
CCytosine
cCenterpartiet (Swedish political party)
CCaesarian
CNicaraguan Cordoba (national currency)
CCervical Vertebra (prefix, as in C-1, C-2)
CCycloplegic
CCongius (Latin: Colt)
CC Programming Language Source Code (file name extension)
CFresnel Cosine Integral
CFederal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (designates original point of circulation of a dollar bill)
Ccreeping line pattern (US DoD)
CMusical pitch/note
CUndenominated US Stamp (20 cents, introduced 1 Nov 1981)
References in classic literature ?
The one remarkable person, the Countess herself, only raised her veil at the beginning of the ceremony, and presented nothing in her plain dress that was worth a second look.
To his confusion and surprise, the Countess discovered him.
Ah, countess, you really must take me, for pity's sake do take me to see them
Very well, next Saturday," answered Countess Nordston.
Do let us try at once, countess," he said; but Levin would finish saying what he thought.
And I think you would be a first-rate medium," said Countess Nordston; "there's something enthusiastic in you.
Prince, let us have Konstantin Dmitrievitch," said Countess Nordston; "we want to try an experiment.
Vronsky looked wonderingly at the prince with his resolute eyes, and, with a faint smile, began immediately talking to Countess Nordston of the great ball that was to come off next week.
Vispring is proud to use more Platinum Certified pure British fleece wool than any other bed maker in the world and the factory team were able to show The Countess of Wessex exactly how the precious fiber is used within Vispring's luxurious beds.
The carriage, which aims to replicate the luxury and richness of turn of the century rail travel, has grand Edwardian furnishings, antique framed photographs, customized Countess of York branded China, as well as waiting staff wearing vintage steward's uniforms.
During a tour of the region, The Countess officially opened the extension to Butterwick House which is the first specialist facility for young adults with life limiting illnesses in Teesside and County Durham.
The countess told me there are between 200 and 300 rooms but no one knows the exact figure.