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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Centime  \Cen`time"\,  n.  [F.,  fr  L.  centesimus  See 
  {Centesimal}.]  (F.  Coinage) 
  The  hundredth  part  of  a  franc;  a  small  French  copper  coin  and 
  money  of  account. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  centime 
  n  1:  a  fractional  monetary  unit  of  several  countries:  France  and 
  Algeria  and  Belgium  and  Burundi  and  Cameroon  and  Chad 
  and  the  Congo  and  Gabon  and  Haiti  and  the  Ivory  Coast 
  and  Luxembourg  and  Mali  and  Morocco  and  Niger  and  Rwanda 
  and  Senegal  and  Switzerland  and  Togo  and  Upper  Volta 
  2:  a  coin  worth  one-hundredth  of  the  value  of  the  basic  unit 
  [syn:  {penny},  {cent}] 




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