Ic meaning

īsē
Intensive care.
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Having a valence higher than that of a specified element in compounds or ions named with adjectives ending in –ous .

Sulfuric acid.

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One relating to or characterized by.

Academic.

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A person or thing:
  • Having, showing, affected by.
    hysteric, paraplegic.
  • Supporting, adhering to.
    Gnostic.
  • Belonging to, characteristic of.
    cynic, Philippic.
  • Derived from.
    patronymic.
  • Producing, causing.
    hypnotic.
  • Affecting.
    stomachic.
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Integrated circuit.
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Intensive care.
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(informal) A Roman numeral representing ninety-nine (99).
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In this case.
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(electronics) Integrated Circuit.
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Ion Chromatrography.
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Irreducible Complexity.
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(fandom slang) In character.
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I see.
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Integrated circuit.
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Of, relating to, or characterized by.

Seismic.

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Origin of ic

  • < Fr or LGr; Fr -ique < L -icus < Gr -ikos: akin to Ger -isch, OE -ig: see -y

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • Middle English from Old French -ique from Latin -icus and from Greek -ikos

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition