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cen·time / ˈsänˌtēm; ˈsent-/ • n. a monetary unit of Switzerland and certain other countries (including France, Belgium, and Luxembourg until the introduction of the euro), equal to one hundredth of a franc or other decimal currency unit. ∎  a coin of this value.

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centime 1/100 of a franc. XIX. — F., f. L. centum HUNDRED.

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centime

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