- South Carolina (approved especially for use with zip code).
Origin of sc.1
< Latin scīlicet, contraction of scīre licet it is permitted to know
- Printing. small capitals.
- Sanitary Corps.
- Security Council (of the U.N.).
- Signal Corps.
- South Carolina.
- Staff Corps.
- Supreme Court.
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Examples from the Web for sc
The proverb, "make a virtue of necessity," occurs in Act IV, sc.
There are three scenes that rouse human emotion: that in Act I, sc.
Zou must tell it me, zou know, 'cos I've been so good about not sc'eaming.
No, I'll just please zou; nobody else, and if zou aren't pleased, I'll sc'eam.
Withdraw the board from the loops, twist these, and on the sc.
- small capitals
- Signal Corps
- South Carolina
- (in Canada) Star of Courage
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- The symbol for the elementscandium
- sub cutem, sub cute
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- The symbol for scandium.
- 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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