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centistoke

[ sen-tuh-stohk ]
/ ˈsɛn təˌstoʊk /
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noun

a centimeter-gram-second unit of kinematic viscosity, equal to 1/100 (0.01) stoke. Abbreviation: cS, cs

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Origin of centistoke

First recorded in 1930–35; centi- + stoke2
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Medical definitions for centistoke

centistoke
[ sĕntĭ-stōk′ ]

n.

A unit of kinematic viscosity that equals one hundredth of a stoke.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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