zinc white
noun Date: 1847 a white pigment that consists of zinc oxide

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  • Zinc white — Zinc inc (z[i^][ng]k), n. [G. zink, probably akin to zinn tin: cf. F. zinc, from the German. Cf. {Tin}.] (Chem.) An abundant element of the magnesium cadmium group, extracted principally from the minerals zinc blende, smithsonite, calamine, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • zinc white — n. zinc oxide used as a white pigment * * * …   Universalium

  • zinc white — n. zinc oxide used as a white pigment …   English World dictionary

  • zinc white — n ZINC OXIDE …   Medical dictionary

  • zinc white — noun a white pigment used in house paints; consists of zinc oxide • Syn: ↑Chinese white • Hypernyms: ↑pigment • Substance Meronyms: ↑zinc oxide, ↑flowers of zinc, ↑philosopher s wool, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • zinc white — cinko oksidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė ZnO atitikmenys: angl. Chinese white; zinc oxide; zinc white rus. цинка оксид; цинковые белила ryšiai: sinonimas – cinko baltasis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • zinc white —    White formed from zinc oxide, giving pure cool cover. In oil it needs much medium, and has some tendency to crack. In watercolor it s known as Chinese white. Also see white lead …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • zinc white — noun a white pigment consisting of zinc oxide …   English new terms dictionary

  • zinc white — /zɪŋk ˈwaɪt/ (say zingk wuyt) noun a white pigment consisting of zinc oxide, used in paints …   Australian English dictionary

  • Zinc white — Цинковые белила …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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