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zinc Tweet Definition of zinc Like Definition of zinc on Facebook
noun
  1. a chemical element (symbol Zn) with an atomic number of 30.
verb (zincs, zincing, zinking or zincking, zinced, zinked or zincked)
  1. (rare) To electroplate with zinc.
  2. (rare) To coat with sunblock incorporating zinc oxide.
zincate Tweet Definition of zincate Like Definition of zincate on Facebook
noun
  1. (chemistry) any salt formally derived from zinc oxide or hydroxide by combination with a more electropositive element
zinc oxide Tweet Definition of zinc oxide Like Definition of zinc oxide on Facebook
noun
  1. (chemistry) An amorphous solid, ZnO?, white when pure but often pale yellow, used in pigments and cosmetics
zirconium Tweet Definition of zirconium Like Definition of zirconium on Facebook
noun
  1. a metallic chemical element (symbol Zr) with an atomic number of 40.
zwitterion Tweet Definition of zwitterion Like Definition of zwitterion on Facebook
noun
  1. (chemistry) A molecule, such as an amino acid, that carries both a positive and a negative charge.

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