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oc-

  1. variant of ob- (by assimilation) before c: occident.
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Oc.

or oc.

  1. ocean.
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O.C.

Philately.
  1. original cover.
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o/c

  1. overcharge.
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o.c.

  1. Architecture. on center. See center(def 30).
  2. in the work cited.
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Origin of o.c.

From the Latin word opere citātō
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British Dictionary definitions for oc

OC

abbreviation for
  1. Officer Commanding
  2. Officer of the Order of Canada
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o/c

abbreviation for
  1. overcharge
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Word Origin and History for oc

oc-

assimilated form of ob- before -c-.

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