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| Cardinal : cen|
Ordinal : centésimo
- cento (combining form only)
The indeclinable form cen means "one hundred" only. To say "one hundred one", the combining form cento is used, as cento un or cento unha. Likewise, "one hundred thirty" is cento trinta, and "one hundred fifty-four" is cento cincuenta e catro.
- A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having either of two tones, cēn or cén.
English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.
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