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zincite

[zing-kahyt]
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noun
  1. zinc oxide,
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Origin of zincite

First recorded in 1850–55; zinc + -ite1
Also called red oxide of zinc.
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British Dictionary definitions for zincite

zincite

noun
  1. a red or yellow mineral consisting of zinc oxide in hexagonal crystalline form. It occurs in metamorphosed limestone. Formula: ZnO
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