From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
The term cent can refer to the following:
- Cent (unit of currency): Monetary unit or coin that equals 1/100 of the basic monetary unit.
- : One one-hundredth of the euro.
- Cent (music): The logarithmic division of the equitempered semitone into 100 equal parts. It is therefore the 1200th root of 2, a ratio approximately equal to (1:1.0005777895).