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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Turkish kantar, from Arabic قِنْطَار (qinṭār), from Byzantine Greek κεντηνάριον (kentēnárion), from Latin centenarius, partially through the intermediate of Greek καντάρι (kantári). Doublet of centenar.

NounEdit

cântar n (plural cântare)

  1. scale (device used to measure weight)
  2. steelyard

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