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CA

1.
California (approved especially for use with zip code).
2.
chronological age.

Ca

Symbol, Chemistry.

ca-

variant of ker-.

ca.

3.
Also, ca. (with a year) about: ca. 476 b.c.

Origin:
(def 3) < Latin circā

C.A.

1.
Central America.
3.
Accounting. chief accountant.
4.
Coast Artillery.
5.
commercial agent.
6.
consular agent.
7.
controller of accounts.

C/A

1.
capital account.
2.
cash account.
3.
credit account.
4.
current account.
Also, c/a.
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World English Dictionary
ca
 
the internet domain name for
Canada

Ca
 
the chemical symbol for
calcium

CA
 
abbreviation for
1.  California
2.  Central America
3.  chartered accountant
4.  chief accountant
5.  consular agent
6.  (in Britain) Consumers' Association

ca.
 
abbreviation for
circa
 
[Latin: about]

C/A
 
abbreviation for
1.  capital account
2.  credit account
3.  current account

caa or ca'1 (kɔː)
 
vb, —n
a Scot word for call
 
ca' or ca'1
 
vb, —n

caa or ca'2 (kɔː)
 
vb
1.  to drive or propel
2.  to knock
3.  caa canny, ca' canny to proceed cautiously; go slow
4.  caa the feet frae, ca' the feet frae to send (a person) sprawling
 
ca' or ca'2
 
vb

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Medical Dictionary

ca abbr.
circa

Ca
The symbol for the element calcium.

CA abbr.

  1. cancer

  2. carcinoma

  3. C.A. chronologic age

  4. cytosine arabinoside

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Science Dictionary
Ca  
The symbol for calcium.
calcium   (kāl'sē-əm)  Pronunciation Key 
Symbol Ca
A silvery-white, moderately hard metallic element of the alkaline-earth group that occurs in limestone and gypsum. It is a basic component of leaves, bones, teeth, and shells, and is essential for the normal growth and development of most animals and plants. calcium is used to make plaster, cement, and alloys. Atomic number 20; atomic weight 40.08; melting point 842 to 848°C; boiling point 1,487°C; specific gravity 1.55; valence 2. See Periodic Table.
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Computing Dictionary

CA definition


1. cellular automaton.
2. Computer Associates.
3. Certificate Authority.

ca definition

networking
The country code for Canada.
(1995-04-19)

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Abbreviations & Acronyms
ca
  1. Catalan

  2. carcinoma

  3. Latin circa (in approximately, about)

Ca
  1. calcium

  2. cancer

CA
  1. California

  2. Central America

  3. chartered accountant

  4. chronological age

  5. Cocaine Anonymous

  6. collision avoidance

c/a
  1. capital account

  2. credit account

  3. current account

C/A
central air conditioning
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Example sentences for ca
The egyptians invented the yoke saddle for their chariot horses in ca.
The end of the bronze age changes in warfare and the catastrophe ca.
Hemicellulose is a polysaccharide related to cellulose that comprises ca.
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