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a combining form meaning “whale,” used in the formation of compound words: cetane.

Nearby words

  1. cestrian,
  2. cestus,
  3. cesura,
  4. cesurae,
  5. cet,
  6. cet. par.,
  7. ceta,
  8. cetacea,
  9. cetacean,
  10. cetaceum

Origin of cet-

combining form representing Greek kêtos whale

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British Dictionary definitions for cet

CET

abbreviation for

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