from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Relating to or divided into hundredths.
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- adj. Divided into a hundred parts
- adj. Describing a hundredth part
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Hundredth.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Hundredth: as, a centesimal part.
- By the hundred: as “centesimal increase,”
- n. In arithmetic, a hundredth; the next step of progression after decimal in dividing by ten.
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- adj. the ordinal number of one hundred in counting order
- adj. relating to or divided into hundredths
If it is diluted in one hundred parts of neutral solution it is correspondingly marked 1C, 15C, 30C, etc., with “C” standing for centesimal potencies.
This would produce the first potency, either an “X” (decimal) or “C” (centesimal) strength.
 Table showing the centesimal proportion of crime in relation to education in the under-mentioned years.
The sweet potato and the yam, both of which are considered to be less nutritious than the arrowroot, rank above it in the centesimal proportion of their amylaceous produce.
The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom Considered in Their Various Uses to Man and in Their Relation to the Arts and Manufactures; Forming a Practical Treatise & Handbook of Reference for the Colonist, Manufacturer, Merchant, and Consumer, on the Cultivation, Preparation for Shipment, and Commercial Value, &c. of the Various Substances Obtained From Trees and Plants, Entering into the Husbandry of Tropical and Sub-tropical Regions, &c.
On account of the solar equation S, the epact J must be diminished by unity every centesimal year, excepting always the fourth.
From this preparation, which I used as the mother-tincture, I obtained attenuations up to the thirties centesimal scale.
Of Dr. Gray's treatment of this patient, so far as remedies were concerned, I know only of a single remedy which he gave, which was Nitrate of silver, which I understood was given in a somewhat crude form, and not even in a low centesimal dilution.
The following is the centesimal composition of brewery wash: --
In several specimens of well-made and unsalted Irish butter which I have analysed, I found the proportion of casein or cheesy matter never to exceed 1 per cent., whilst in the analysis above stated the centesimal amount is on the average more than 3 per cent.
Holden, the centesimal loss sustained in malting may be stated thus: --
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