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European Community.
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Other definitions for EC (2 of 4)

ec-

variant of ex-3 before a consonant: eccentric.

Other definitions for EC (3 of 4)

e.c.

abbreviation
for the sake of example.

Origin of e.c.

From Latin exemplī causā

Other definitions 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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