cent-

cent-

variant of centi- before a vowel: centare.
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centi- or (before a vowel) cent-
 
prefix
1.  c denoting one hundredth: centimetre
2.  rare denoting a hundred: centipede
 
[from French, from Latin centum hundred]
 
cent- or (before a vowel) cent-
 
prefix
 
[from French, from Latin centum hundred]

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