a centimeter-gram-second unit of kinematic viscosity, equal to 1/100 (0.01) stoke. Abbreviation: cS, cs

1930–35; centi- + stoke2

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centistoke cen·ti·stoke (sěn'tĭ-stōk')
A unit of kinematic viscosity that equals one hundredth of a stoke.

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Centipoise is used to measure absolute viscosity and centistoke is used to measure kinematic viscosity of a liquid fuel.
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