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Before the letter i the sound /s/ can be spelled with the letter c.

cider Cider is a drink usually made from apples.
cigar A cigar is made from tobacco leaves.
cinema What films are showing at the cinema?
cinnamon Cinnamon is often used when cooking curry.
cipher American English spelling but is sometimes accepted as British spelling The intelligence team decoded the cipher easily.
circle I have a wide circle of friends.
circular The circular road was difficult to navigate.
circulate It took a while for the news to circulate.
circus I object to animals performing in a circus.
citizen He was a citizen of the United States.
citrus Limes and lemons are citrus fruits.
civil They feared civil war would break out.
civilian A civilian is someone who is not part of the armed forces.
civilise British English spelling I need to civilise my messy housemates.
civilisation Ancient Egypt was an early civilisation.

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cider
cigar
cinema
cinnamon
cipher
circle
circular
circulate
circus
citizen
citrus
civil
civilian
civilise
civilisation

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