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Symbol, Chemistry.
  1. scandium.
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SC

  1. South Carolina (approved especially for use with zip code).
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sc.1

  1. namely.
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Origin of sc.1

< Latin scīlicet, contraction of scīre licet it is permitted to know

sc.2

Sc.

s.c.

  1. Printing. small capitals.
  2. supercalendered.
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S.C.

  1. Sanitary Corps.
  2. Security Council (of the U.N.).
  3. Signal Corps.
  4. South Carolina.
  5. Staff Corps.
  6. Supreme Court.
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  • The proverb, "make a virtue of necessity," occurs in Act IV, sc.

    William Shakespeare

    John Masefield

  • There are three scenes that rouse human emotion: that in Act I, sc.

    William Shakespeare

    John Masefield

  • Zou must tell it me, zou know, 'cos I've been so good about not sc'eaming.

    Hoodie

    Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth

  • No, I'll just please zou; nobody else, and if zou aren't pleased, I'll sc'eam.

    Hoodie

    Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth

  • Withdraw the board from the loops, twist these, and on the sc.


British Dictionary definitions for sc

sc1

abbreviation for
  1. small capitals
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sc2

the internet domain name for
  1. Seychelles
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Sc

the chemical symbol for
  1. scandium
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SC

abbreviation for
  1. Signal Corps
  2. South Carolina
  3. (in Canada) Star of Courage
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sc.

abbreviation for
  1. scene
  2. scilicet
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sc in Medicine

Sc

  1. The symbol for the elementscandium

s.c.


sc in Science

Sc

scandium

[skăndē-əm]
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