C3 abbr. (also c.) 1 celsius, centigrade. 2 coulomb(s), capacitance.C. Abbr. 1 century. 2 cent(s). Weigela C. Abbr. Circa.Bias binding n. Strip of fabric cut obliquely and used to bind edges.Ca symb. Calcium.Biathlon n. Athletic contest in skiing and shooting or cycling and running. [from *bi-, after *pentathlon]Bias �n. 1 (often foll. By towards, against) predisposition or prejudice. 2 statistics distortion of a statistical result due to a neglected factor. 3 edge cut obliquely across the weave of a fabric. 4 sport a irregular shape given to a bowl. B oblique course this causes it to run. �v. (-s- or -ss-) 1 (esp. As biased adj.) Influence (usu. Unfairly); prejudice. 2 give a bias to. on the bias obliquely, diagonally. [french]C. Abbr. 1 century. 2 cent(s).Bias binding n. Strip of fabric cut obliquely and used to bind edges.Ca symb. Calcium.