• WordNet 3.6
    • n cental a United States unit of weight equivalent to 100 pounds
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cental A weight of one hundred pounds avoirdupois; -- called in many parts of the United States a Hundredweight.
    • n Cental Relating to a hundred.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • cental Pertaining to or consisting of a hundred; reckoning or proceeding by the hundred.
    • n cental A weight of 100 pounds avoirdupois, used at Liverpool for corn, and proposed to be generally adopted in the trade and commerce of Great Britain.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Cental a weight of 100 lb. proposed for general adoption, legalised in 1878
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. centum, a hundred
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. centum, a hundred.


In literature:

Wanting a two-eighths more the cental.
"Winston of the Prairie" by Harold Bindloss
Cental, Vaudois villages belonging to the noble house of, i.
"History of the Rise of the Huguenots" by Henry Baird
Lighterage costs $1.25 per short ton, or six cents per cental.
"Two Years in Oregon" by Wallis Nash
Wanting a two-eights more the cental.
"The Impostor" by Harold Bindloss

In news:

Fans Excited Over AL Cental Crown.
Ed Patterson uses a power shovel to remove sand form a home on 54th and Cental.

In science:

In the case of ballistic RWRE, Rassoul-Agha and Seppäläinen obtained a quenched functional cental limit theorem ().
Random walks in random Dirichlet environment are transient in dimension $d\ge 3$
The solid line is a fit over the two cental fringes to the lineshape A sin2 (∆z T ) + C , where C represents the background due to unpumped F = 1 molecules and to scattered light.
Preparation and manipulation of molecules for fundamental physics tests
Critical values can also be calculated to a reasonable approximation just from a non-cental χ2 distribution with zero degrees of freedom for M points.
Searching data for periodic signals