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cent

cent

 
pronunciation:
sent
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Homophone Note, Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: a unit of money used in many countries, including the United States and Canada. A cent is equal to a hundredth part of the standard national currency.
 
Homophone Note
The words cent, scent, and sent sound alike, but each has a different meaning.
Word Parts
The word cent contains the following part: