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Entries starting with C

cWritten abbreviation for centime.
C&FWritten abbreviation for cost and freight.
C&MWritten abbreviation for care and maintenance.
C-suiteThe C-suite: the most important people in world business; the chief executives and heads of finance and information at the 10,000 most...
C/AWritten abbreviation for capital account; credit account; current account.
c/dWritten abbreviation for carried down.
C2CC2C buying, selling, and exchanging takes place between individual people, rather than between customers and companies, usually on the...
C2DEThe lowest three social and economic groups in society-used especially in marketing surveys of what kind of person buys a product.
CAAAbbreviation for Civil Aviation Authority.
CABAbbreviation for Citizens Advice Bureau.
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