HyperDic: zn

English > 1 sense of the word Zn:
NOUNsubstanceZn, zinc, atomic number 30a bluish-white lustrous metallic element
English > Zn: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA bluish-white lustrous metallic element; brittle / 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.
Synonymszinc, atomic number 30
Narrowerspelterimpure zinc containing about three percent lead and other impurities (especially in the form of ingots)
Broadermetallic element, metalAny of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
Catalannúmero atòmic 30, zinc, Zn
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