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centi-

 
word element [L.], hundred; used (a) in naming units of measurement to indicate one hundredth (10−2) of the unit designated by the root with which it is combined (symbol c), such as centimeter and (b) to denote one hundred, such as centipede.
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centi- (c),

(sen'ti), Do not confuse this prefix with the combining form centri-.
Prefix used in the SI and metric system to signify one hundredth (10-2).
[L. centum, one hundred]
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centi-

(c)
Prefix used in the SI and metric system to signify one hundredth (10-2).
[L. centum, one hundred]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

centi-

prefix denoting a hundred.
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