IC

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Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

IC

  1. (international standards) Exceptionally reserved ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code for Canary Islands.

Usage notes[edit]

This is an exceptionally reserved code, included as part of ISO 3166-1 on the request of the World Customs Organization for the purpose of demarcating a part of Spain that is not part of the European Union Customs Union, and is not endorsed for general use by the ISO outside of that purpose.


English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

IC

  1. (astronomy) Initialism of Index Catalogue (part of the NGC survey of J.L.E. Dreyer’s update to the Herschel General Catalogue).
  2. (medicine) Initialism of interstitial cystitis (a type of chronic pain that affects the urinary bladder).

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Noun[edit]

IC (countable and uncountable, plural ICs)

  1. Initialism of independent contractor.
  2. Initialism of irreducible complexity.
  3. (chemistry) Initialism of intercalation compound.
  4. (chemistry) Initialism of ion chromatography.
  5. (electronics) Initialism of integrated circuit.
  6. (medicine, uncountable) Initialism of intensive care.
  7. Initialism of identity card.
  8. Initialism of individual contributor.
  9. (slang) Short for incel.

Adjective[edit]

IC (not comparable)

  1. Pseudo-acronym of icy.
  2. Initialism of in charge.
  3. (role-playing games, fandom slang) Initialism of in character.
    Antonyms: OC, OOC

Phrase[edit]

IC

  1. Pseudo-acronym of I see.

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English interchange.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ĩnta̠ːt͡ɕẽ̞ɲ̟d͡ʑi]

Noun[edit]

IC(インターチェンジ) (intāchenji

  1. Abbreviation of インターチェンジ (intāchenji, interchange).