1. Civilian Conservation Corps: the former U.S. federal agency (1933–1943), organized to utilize the nation's unemployed youth by building roads, planting trees, improving parks, etc.
  2. Commodity Credit Corporation.
  3. continuous chest compressions: a form of CPR.


  1. a quality rating for a corporate or municipal bond, lower than B and higher than CC. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of ccc

  • CCC, pestils, or circular leathers, by means of which the water is raised in the pump.

    Perpetual Motion

    Percy Verance

  • He cursed under his breath the member of the CCC who had carelessly let his card get away from his clutches.

    Villa Elsa

    Stuart Henry

  • The boys of the CCC camps are having a very important hand in reconstruction and conservation.

  • The abbreviation is m mrs; this might stand for ccc or three hundred, the value given by Ramusio.