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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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Word Origin and History for 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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Related Abbreviations for C.E.

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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