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Oct.

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oct-

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variant of octa- or octo- before a vowel:
octal.
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Oct

abbreviation
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October

oct-

combining form
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(used before a vowel) a variant of octo-
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Related Abbreviations for oct

OCT

Octans (constellation)

oct.

octavo

Oct.

October
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