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Ce

Symbol, Chemistry
1.

-ce

1.
a multiplicative suffix occurring in once, twice, thrice.
Origin
Middle English, Old English -es adv. suffix, orig. genitive singular ending; see -s1

C.E.

1.
Chemical Engineer.
2.
chief engineer.
3.
Church of England.
4.
Civil Engineer.
5.
common era.
6.
Corps of Engineers.

c.e.1

1.
buyer's risk.
Origin
< Latin cāveat emptor may the buyer beware

c.e.2

1.
compass error.
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British Dictionary definitions for Ce

Ce

Chemical symbol
1.
cerium

CE

abbreviation
1.
chief engineer
2.
Church of England
3.
civil engineer
4.
Common Entrance
5.
Common Era
6.
Communauté Européenne (European Union)
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Word Origin and History for Ce
C.E.
as an abbreviation for "Common Era" or "Christian Era," and a non-Christian alternative to A.D., attested from 1838 in works on Jewish history. Companion B.C.E. is attested from 1881.
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Ce in Medicine

Ce
The symbol for the element cerium.

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Ce in Science
Ce  
The symbol for cerium.
CE  
Abbreviation for Common Era.
cerium
  (sîr'ē-əm)   
Symbol Ce
A shiny, gray metallic element of the lanthanide series. It is ductile and malleable and is used in electronic components, alloys, and lighter flints. It is also used in glass polishing and as a catalyst in self-cleaning ovens. Atomic number 58; atomic weight 140.12; melting point 795°C; boiling point 3,468°C; specific gravity 6.67 to 8.23; valence 3, 4. See Periodic Table.
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Ce in Technology
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Related Abbreviations for Ce

ce

Chechen

Ce

cerium

CE

  1. communications engineer
  2. Council of Europe

c.e.

  1. Latin caveat emptor (let the buyer beware)
  2. compass error

C.E.

  1. chemical engineer
  2. Church of England
  3. civil engineer
  4. Common Era
  5. [United States Army] Corps of Engineers
  6. counterespionage
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