cubic centimetre

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Noun1.cubic centimetre - a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a litercubic centimetre - a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter
metric capacity unit - a capacity unit defined in metric terms
cubic millimeter, cubic millimetre - a metric measure of volume or capacity equal to a cube 1 millimeter on each edge
centiliter, centilitre, cl - a metric unit of volume equal to one hundredth of a liter
سَنتيمتر مُكعّب
kubický centimetr
santimetre küp


(kjuːb) noun
1. a solid body having six equal square faces.
2. the result of multiplying a number by itself twice. The cube of 4 = 4  4  4 = 43 = 64.
1. to calculate the cube of (a number). If you cube 2, you will get the answer 8.
2. to make into a cube or cubes. She cubed the beef.
ˈcubic adjective
shaped like a cube.
cube root
the number of which a given number is the cube. The cube root of 64 is 4.
cubic centimetre abbreviation ( cc), metre etc
the volume of, or the volume equivalent to, a cube whose sides measure one centimetre, metre etc. This jug holds 500 cubic centimetres.
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What does a cubic centimetre of water weigh at room temperature?
A study of elderly people by John Hopkins University in Baltimore, USA, found those with impaired hearing lost an extra cubic centimetre of little grey cells every year.
16 milligrams per cubic centimetre, CBS News reported.
I can barely afford a cubic centimetre of the duplex, but that's not what depresses me the most.
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Any discussion of volume as a model naturally suggests a corresponding use of mass as a model--by definition 1 cubic centimetre of water has a mass of 1 gram--so we can grasp that a "gram is a microtonne: one-millionth of a tonne.
When passing a smoker, up to 300,000 pollution particles per cubic centimetre were recorded.
It can store more than a gigabyte of information equivalent to around 12 hours of music in one cubic centimetre.
In the pristine Amazon Basin the scientists detected aerosol particle number concentrations of a mere several hundred per cubic centimetre.
Each bubble results in an increase in output voltage of some 2 to 5 microvolts, and the device has a power density of some 2 microwatts per cubic centimetre.