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Symbol, Chemistry.


SC

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

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Origin of sc.

1
< Latin scīlicet, contraction of scīre licet it is permitted to know

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Sc.

s.c.

Printing. small capitals.
supercalendered.

S.C.

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

sc

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/ printing /

abbreviation for

small capitals

the internet domain name for

Seychelles

Sc

the chemical symbol for

scandium

SC

abbreviation for

Signal Corps
South Carolina
(in Canada) Star of Courage

sc.

abbreviation for

scene
scilicet
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Medicine definitions for sc

Sc

The symbol for the elementscandium

s.c.

abbr.

sub cutem, sub cute
subcutaneous

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Science definitions for sc

Sc

The symbol for scandium.

scandium

[ skăndē-əm ]

Sc

A soft, silvery, very lightweight metallic element that is found in various rare minerals and is a byproduct in the processing of certain uranium ores. It has a high melting point and is used to make high-intensity lights. Atomic number 21; atomic weight 44.956; melting point 1,540°C; boiling point 2,850°C; specific gravity 2.99; valence 3. See Periodic Table.
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