a centimeter-gram-second unit of kinematic viscosity, equal to 1/100 (0.01) stoke.
Abbreviation: cS, cs.
centistoke cen·ti·stoke (sěn’tĭ-stōk’)
A unit of kinematic viscosity that equals one hundredth of a stoke.
one 100th of a stere.
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variant of centri- before a vowel: centroid. centr- pref. Variant of centro-.