- to send a duplicate of a document, email, or the like to: I always cc my boss when I write a memo to my staff.
- to send (a duplicate of a document, email, or the like) to someone: Jim, please cc this to each of the department heads.
Origin of cc
initialism for carbon copy; with reference to the former use of carbon paper to make copies, now replaced by electronic or photocopied documents
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Examples from the Web for ccd
Despite the problems, the number of hives hasn't fallen since CCD first showed up in 2006.How Markets Cope With Disappearing Bees
April 15, 2013
Words that double the first syllable of the preterperfect tense have the first syllable short—as ccd from cd, &c.The Comic Latin Grammar
- charge-coupled device
- carbon copy or copies
- Southern African close corporation
- cubic centimetre(s)
- Cocos Islands
- City Council
- (in Britain) Competition Commission
- County Council
- Cricket Club
- Companion of the Order of Canada
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Word Origin and History for ccd
1936 as abbreviation of carbon copy in business correspondence.
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- chief complaint
- cubic centimeter
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- Abbreviation of cubic centimeter
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