CENTO
abbreviation Central Treaty Organization

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  • CENTO — CENTO, small Italian town near Ferrara, north central Italy. Cento is probably the place of origin of the Meati family (100 = Heb. me ah = cento in Italian), known from the 13th century as translators. In 1390 the banker Emanuele del Gaudio… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Cento — Administration Pays  Italie Région …   Wikipédia en Français

  • CENTO — ist die Abkürzung für Central Treaty Organization. Dies war seit 1959 der Name für den 1955 gegründeten Bagdad Pakt. Mitgliedsstaaten der CENTO Dieser war ein reines Verteidigungsbündnis und wurde zuerst am 24. Februar 1955 vom Irak und der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • cento — {{hw}}{{cento}}{{/hw}}[100 nella numerazione araba, C in quella romana] A agg. num. card. inv. 1 Indica una quantità composta di dieci decine. 2 (est.) Molti, parecchi: te l ho detto cento volte. B s. m. inv. Il numero cento e il segno che lo… …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • cento — / tʃɛnto/ agg. num. card. [lat. centum ], invar. 1. [in quantità pari a dieci volte dieci] ▶◀ [per lo più con valore approssimativo] (un) centinaio (di). 2. (estens.) [con valore indeterminato, in grande quantità: te l ho detto almeno c. volte ]… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • cento — (izg. čȇnto) m DEFINICIJA literarno ili muzičko djelo sastavljeno od manjih odlomaka različitih djela (ob. do 18. st.) ETIMOLOGIJA tal. cento ← grč. kéntrōn: dronjak, krparija …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Cento — Cen to, n.; pl. {Centos}. [L. cento a garment of several pieces sewed together, patchwork, a poem made up of various verses of another poem.] A literary or a musical composition formed by selections from different authors disposed in a new order …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • CENTO — index melange Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 CENTO …   Law dictionary

  • CENTO — cum cilicio, confunditur Servio ad haec Virgiliana, l. 3. Georg. v. 312. Setasque comantes Castrorum in morem et miseris velamina nautis. Ait enim, quia de ciliciis poliuntur loricae et tegumtur tabulaeta turrium, ne iactis facibus ignis possit… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Cento — (lat.), zusammengeflicktes Stück Zeug; ein aus einzelnen Versen anderer Dichter zusammengesetztes Gedicht, so der C. Virgiliānus, eine im 4. Jahrh. aus Virgil zusammengetragene biblische Geschichte …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • CENTO — V. Bagdad (pacte de Bagdad) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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