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cit

[chit] /tʃɪt/
noun, Hinduism.
1.
pure consciousness.
Also, chit.
Compare Sat-cit-ananda.
Origin
< Sanskrit
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British Dictionary definitions for cits

CIT

abbreviation (in New Zealand)
1.
Central Institute of Technology
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Word Origin and History for cits

cit

n.

colloquial shortening of citizen, 1640s; contrasted to a countryman or a gentleman, usually with some measure of opprobrium (Johnson defines it as "A pert low townsman; a pragmatical trader").

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Slang definitions & phrases for cits

cits

noun

civvies (1829+)


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Related Abbreviations for cits

CIT

  1. California Institute of Technology
  2. Carnegie Institute of Technology
  3. circumstellar imaging telescope
  4. computer integrated telephony
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