English dictionary definition of:

c


Noun

  • street names for cocaine
  • the 3rd letter of the Roman alphabet
  • (music) the keynote of the scale of C major
  • a general-purpose programing language closely associated with the UNIX operating system
  • a unit of electrical charge equal to the amount of charge transferred by a current of 1 ampere in 1 second
  • a degree on the centigrade scale of temperature
  • ten 10s
  • an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds
  • a base found in DNA and RNA and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with guanine
  • one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)
  • a vitamin found in fresh fruits (especially citrus fruits) and vegetables; prevents scurvy
  • the speed at which light travels in a vacuum; the constancy and universality of the speed of light is recognized by defining it to be exactly 299,792,458 meters per second

Adjective

  • being ten more than ninety

Thesaurus

100 ampere-second blow carbon century coke coulomb cytosine hundred snow

Scrabble score for c


Scrabble score = 3

generated at 22:11:13 on 25-12-19

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