HyperDic: sc

English > 3 senses of the word Sc / SC:
NOUNsubstanceSc, scandium, atomic number 21a white trivalent metallic element
locationSC, South Carolina, Palmetto State, S.C.a state in the Deep South
groupSC, Security Councila permanent council of the United Nations
English > Sc: 3 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningA white trivalent metallic element; sometimes classified in the rare earth group; occurs in the Scandinavian mineral thortveitite.
Synonymsscandium, atomic number 21
Broadermetallic element, metalAny of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
Substance ofthortveititeA mineral consisting of scandium yttrium silicate
Spanishescandio, número atómico 21, Sc
Catalanescandi, número atòmic 21, Sc
English > SC: 3 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningA state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies.
SynonymsSouth Carolina, Palmetto State, S.C.
Instance ofAmerican stateOne of the 50 states of the United States
Member ofConfederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, South, Dixie, DixielandThe southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
Part ofCarolina, CarolinasThe area of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina
Deep SouthThe southeastern region of the United States
SouthThe region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
United States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
PartsCharlestonA port city in southeastern South Carolina
Columbia, capital of South Carolinacapital and largest city in South Carolina
FlorenceA town in northeast South Carolina
GreenvilleA town in northwest South Carolina in the Piedmont
Pee Dee, Pee Dee RiverA river that flows through central North Carolina and northeastern South Carolina to the Atlantic Ocean
Savannah, Savannah RiverA river in South Carolina that flows southeast to the Atlantic
Region ofCowpens, battle of Cowpensbattle in the American Revolution
SpanishCarolina del Sur, Estado Palmetto, SC, South Carolina
CatalanCarolina del Sud
English > SC: 3 senses > noun 3, group
MeaningA permanent council of the United Nations; responsible for preserving world peace.
SynonymSecurity Council
Member ofUnited Nations, UNAn organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security
BroadercouncilA body serving in an administrative capacity
Catalanconsell de seguretat

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