zinc

  • 1 zinc — zinc …

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  • 2 ZINC — Le zinc (symbole Zn, numéro atomique 30) est un élément chimique métallique blanc bleuâtre appartenant au sous groupe II b de la classification périodique. Quoiqu’il soit de grande consommation et que ses applications se rencontrent dans la vie… …

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  • 3 Zinc — inc (z[i^][ng]k), n. [G. zink, probably akin to zinn tin: cf. F. zinc, from the German. Cf. {Tin}.] (Chem.) An abundant element of the magnesium cadmium group, extracted principally from the minerals zinc blende, smithsonite, calamine, and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 zinc — s.n. Element chimic, metal de culoare albă albăstruie, întrebuinţat în industrie atât singur, cât şi sub formă de aliaje. – Din fr. zinc. Trimis de valeriu, 02.06.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  ZINC s.n. Metal alb albăstrui, moale, maleabil şi ductil,… …

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  • 5 zinc — metal de color blanco azulado que constituye un oligoelemento y es necesario para el funcionamiento de algunas enzimas. Su sales son astrigentes y antiperspirantes. Su ingestión ocasiona irritaciones intestinales y vómitos. Las necesidades… …

    Diccionario médico

  • 6 zinc|ic — «ZIHNG kihk», adjective. 1. having to do with zinc. 2. consisting of zinc. 3. containing zinc. 4. resembling zinc …

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  • 7 zinc — [zɪŋk] noun [uncountable] a white metal used in manufacturing and traded on Commodities Markets: • On the London Metal Exchange, zinc fell in afternoon trading to a fresh 10 month low. * * * zinc UK US /zɪŋk/ noun [U] ► a blue white metal used to …

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  • 8 ZINC — Is Not Canvas (Computing » General) *** Zinc Interface Library icon file Bitmap graphics (Computing » File Extensions) * Zinc Is Not Copper (Academic & Science » Chemistry) …

    Abbreviations dictionary

  • 9 Zinc — Zinc, AR U.S. town in Arkansas Population (2000): 76 Housing Units (2000): 35 Land area (2000): 0.746851 sq. miles (1.934334 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.746851 sq. miles (1.934334 sq. km)… …

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  • 10 Zinc, AR — U.S. town in Arkansas Population (2000): 76 Housing Units (2000): 35 Land area (2000): 0.746851 sq. miles (1.934334 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.746851 sq. miles (1.934334 sq. km) FIPS code …

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  • 11 zinc — [ziŋk] n. [Ger zink, zinc, orig., prong, point: first used by PARACELSUS Philippus Aureolus ( c. 1526): from the form of the crystals on smelting; akin to OHG zint, a point, jag < Gmc * tindja > TINE] a bluish white, metallic chemical… …

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  • 12 zinc|i|fy — «ZIHNG kuh fy», transitive verb, fied, fy|ing. to coat or impregnate with zinc; zinc …

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  • 13 Zinc — inc, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Zincked} or {Zinced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Zincking} or {Zincing}.] To coat with zinc; to galvanize. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 zinc — The adjectival form meaning ‘coated in zinc’ is zinced …

    Modern English usage

  • 15 zinc — m. zinc …

    Diccionari Personau e Evolutiu

  • 16 zinc — (Del fr. zinc, y este del al. Zink). m. cinc …

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  • 17 zinc — ► NOUN 1) a silvery white metallic chemical element which is a constituent of brass and is used for galvanizing iron and steel. 2) galvanized iron or steel. ► VERB (zinced ) ▪ coated with zinc. ORIGIN German Zink …

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  • 18 zinc — Mot Monosíl·lab Nom masculí …

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  • 19 zinc — [zıŋk] n [U] [Date: 1600 1700; : German; Origin: zink] a blue white metal that is used to make ↑brass and to cover and protect objects made of iron. It is a chemical ↑element : symbol Zn …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 zinc — [ zıŋk ] noun uncount a chemical element that is a blue white metal …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English