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Symbol, Chemistry.
scandium.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

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SC

abbreviation
South Carolina (approved especially for use with zip code).

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sc.1

abbreviation
to wit; namely (used especially on legal documents, as an affidavit, pleading, etc., to verify the place of action).

Origin of sc.

1
From the Latin word scīlicet, contraction of scīre licet “it is permitted to know”

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sc.2

abbreviation

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s.c.

abbreviation
Printing. small capitals.
supercalendered.

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Sc.

abbreviation
Scotch.
Scotland.
Scots.
Scottish.

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S.C.

abbreviation
Sanitary Corps.
Security Council (of the U.N.).
Signal Corps.
South Carolina.
Staff Corps.
Supreme Court.
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British Dictionary definitions for Sc (1 of 5)

sc1
/ printing /

abbreviation for
small capitals

British Dictionary definitions for Sc (2 of 5)

sc2

the internet domain name for
Seychelles

British Dictionary definitions for Sc (3 of 5)

Sc

the chemical symbol for
scandium

British Dictionary definitions for Sc (4 of 5)

SC

abbreviation for
Signal Corps
South Carolina
(in Canada) Star of Courage

British Dictionary definitions for Sc (5 of 5)

sc.

abbreviation for
scene
scilicet
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Medical definitions for Sc (1 of 2)

Sc

The symbol for the elementscandium

Medical definitions for Sc (2 of 2)

s.c.

abbr.
sub cutem, sub cute
subcutaneous
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Scientific definitions for Sc

Sc

The symbol for scandium.
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