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cl

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  1. centiliter; centiliters.
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Cl

Symbol, Chemistry.
  1. chlorine.
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CL

  1. common law.
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cl.

C/L

  1. carload.
  2. carload lot.
  3. cash letter.
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c.l.

  1. carload.
  2. carload lot.
  3. center line.
  4. civil law.
  5. common law.
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Examples from the Web for cl

Historical Examples

  • Cl, of which approximately one-half is converted into hydrochloric acid.

    Researches on Cellulose

    C. F. Cross

  • Fares from London to Paris by Boulogne—1st class, 56s.; 2d cl.

    The South of France--East Half

    Charles Bertram Black

  • Broad: like c in come, curb; as, cl the back, cridhe the heart.

  • Sleamhnuich to slide, cl the back—cl-sleamhnuich to back-slide.

  • The 'Cl's' are always gentle and lovely girls you would die for!


British Dictionary definitions for cl

cl1

symbol for
  1. centilitre
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cl2

the internet domain name for
  1. Chile
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Cl

the chemical symbol for
  1. chlorine
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CL

abbreviation for
  1. Sri Lanka (international car registration)
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Word Origin

from Ceylon
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cl in Medicine

Cl

  1. The symbol for the elementchlorine

CL

(sē-ĕl)
n.
  1. A bipolar lead of an electrocardiograph that has electrodes attached to chest and left arm.
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cl in Science

cl

Cl

chlorine

[klôrēn′]
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