[ sid; Spanish theed ]
/ sɪd; Spanish θid /
The, "El Cid Campeador"; Rodrigo Díaz de Bivar, c1040–99, Spanish soldier: hero of the wars against the Moors.
(italics)Le. Le Cid.
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Definition for Cid (2 of 3)
or cid, CID
cubic-inch displacement: the displacement of an engine measured in cubic inches: My old car had a 302 c.i.d. engine.
Definition for Cid (3 of 3)
Criminal Investigation Department of Scotland Yard.
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British Dictionary definitions for Cid (1 of 2)
/ (sɪd, Spanish θið) /
El or the. original name Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar. ?1043–99, Spanish soldier and hero of the wars against the Moors
British Dictionary definitions for Cid (2 of 2)
(in Britain) Criminal Investigation Department; the detective division of a police force
cruel, inhumane, and degrading: denoting the brutal and demeaning treatment of prisoners
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