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zinc

Zinc is a 4 letter word which starts with the letter Z and ends with the letter C for which we found 2 definitions.

Definition
(n.) 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.
(v. t.) To coat with zinc; to galvanize.

Syllable Information

The word zinc is a 4 letter word that has 1 syllable . The syllable division for zinc is: zinc



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