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doc Definition of zinc
    English to English
    noun
  • a bluish-white lustrous metallic element; brittle at ordinary temperatures but malleable when heated; used in a wide variety of alloys and in galvanizing iron; it occurs naturally as zinc sulphide in zinc blende
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • An abundant element of the magnesium-cadmium group, extracted principally from the minerals zinc blende, smithsonite, calamine, and franklinite, as an easily fusible bluish white metal, which is malleable, especially when heated. It is not easily oxidized in moist air, and hence is used for sheeting, coating galvanized iron, etc. It is used in making brass, britannia, and other alloys, and is also largely consumed in electric batteries. Symbol Zn. Atomic weight 64.9.
  • source: Webster 1913
    verb
  • coat or cover with zinc
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • To coat with zinc; to galvanize.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
    noun
  • [zinc] Siin
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Espaņol-Tagalog
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