from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. circa
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- abbr. circa.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the chemical symbol for calcium, the fifth most abundant element in the earth's crust.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A Scotch contraction of call.
- To drive; impel; push; knock: as, to ca' a man ower (over).
- A word of no definite individual meaning, occurring in the proverbial phrase ca me, ca thee (now also claw me, claw thee), help (or serve) me and I'll help you.
- n. See coe.
- n. A Babylonian measure of capacity, identified with the Hebrew bath or ephah.
- n. In chem., the symbol for calcium.
- n. In dates, a contraction of Latin circa, about: as, ca. 1300, about 1300.
- An abbreviation of cases;
- of centare.
- n. An abbreviation of Fellow of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
- n. a white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light; the fifth most abundant element in the earth's crust; an important component of most plants and animals
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