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European Community.

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Definition for EC (2 of 4)

ec-

variant of ex-3 before a consonant: eccentric.

Definition for EC (3 of 4)

e.c.

abbreviation

for the sake of example.

Origin of e.c.

From Latin exemplī causā

Definition for EC (4 of 4)

E.C.

abbreviation

Engineering Corps.
Established Church.
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British Dictionary definitions for EC (1 of 3)

ec

the internet domain name for

Ecuador

British Dictionary definitions for EC (2 of 3)

EC

abbreviation for

European Community (now subsumed within the European Union)
(in London postal code) East Central
Ecuador (international car registration)

British Dictionary definitions for EC (3 of 3)

ec-

combining form

out from; away fromecbolic; eccentric; ecdysis

Word Origin for ec-

from Greek ek (before a vowel ex) out of, away from; see ex- 1
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Medical definitions for EC

ec-

pref.

Out; outside of:eclabium.
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