zinc sulfide

zinc sulfide
noun Date: 1851 a fluorescent white to yellowish compound ZnS used especially as a white pigment and a phosphor

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  • zinc sulfide —  Zinc Sulfide  Сульфид цинка   Полупроводник (химическая формула ZnS), у которого ширина запрещенной зоны одна из самых больших среди полупроводников, используемых на практике. Материал может использоваться для получения излучателя синего света …   Толковый англо-русский словарь по нанотехнологии. - М.

  • zinc sulfide — n. a yellowish white, crystalline powder, ZnS, used in a phosphorescent form in making television screens and luminous watch faces, and also as a pigment, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Zinc sulfide — Chembox new Name = Zinc sulfide ImageFile = Sphalerite unit cell 3D balls.png ImageSize = 150px ImageName = Sphalerite, the more common polymorph of zinc sulfide ImageFile1 = Wurtzite unit cell 3D balls.png ImageSize1 = 150px ImageName1 =… …   Wikipedia

  • zinc sulfide — noun a yellow to white crystalline fluorescent compound that occurs naturally as sphalerite or wurtzite and is used as a luminous pigment • Syn: ↑zinc sulphide • Hypernyms: ↑sulfide, ↑sulphide * * * noun : a fluorescent compound ZnS that occurs… …   Useful english dictionary

  • zinc sulfide — cinko sulfidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė ZnS atitikmenys: angl. zinc sulfide rus. цинк сернистый; цинка сульфид …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • zinc sulfide — zinc′ sul′fide n. chem. a white powder, Znused as a pigment and as a phosphor on x ray and television screens • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • zinc sulfide — Chem. a white to yellow, crystalline powder, ZnS, soluble in acids, insoluble in water, occurring naturally as wurtzite and sphalerite: used as a pigment and as a phosphor on x ray and television screens. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • Zinc smelting — is the process of converting zinc concentrates (ores that contain zinc) into pure zinc. The most common zinc concentrate processed is zinc sulfide,Citation | title = Compilation of Air Pollutant Emission Factors | publisher = U.S. Environmental… …   Wikipedia

  • Zinc concentrate — is a semi processed intermediate product used in the production of zinc metal and zinc alloys, which is the result of a flotation process after the zinc ore has been mined and milled. The zinc ore contains 1 15% zinc whereas the concentrate… …   Wikipedia

  • Zinc oxide — Other names Zinc white Calamine Identifiers …   Wikipedia

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