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zincnoun [U]

us   /zɪŋk/
a blue-white metal used esp. in combination with other metals or for covering other metals to protect them
(Definition of zinc from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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zincnoun [U]

uk   /zɪŋk/ us  
a blue-white metal used to make alloys (= combinations of metals) or for covering other metals to protect them
(Definition of zinc from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “zinc”
in Vietnamese kẽm…
in Spanish zinc, cinc…
in Malaysian zink…
in Thai สังกะสี (สัญลักษณ์ทางเคมีคือ Zn)…
in French zinc…
in German das Zink…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鋅…
in Russian цинк…
in Turkish çinko…
in Chinese (Simplified) 锌…
in Indonesian seng…
in Polish cynk…
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