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“Compliment” and “complement” had a shared meaning a long time ago, but today they are no longer interchangeable.

Definition for oct (2 of 3)

Definition for oct (3 of 3)

oct-

variant of octa- or octo- before a vowel: octal.
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British Dictionary definitions for oct (1 of 2)

Oct

abbreviation for

October

British Dictionary definitions for oct (2 of 2)

oct-

combining form

(used before a vowel) a variant of octo-
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