from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The symbol for the element tin.
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- n. Symbol for tin.
- abbr. Sunday
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In chem., the symbol for tin (Latin stannum).
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- n. the ratio of signal intensity to noise intensity
- n. a silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion; used in many alloys and to coat other metals to prevent corrosion; obtained chiefly from cassiterite where it occurs as tin oxide
From Late Latin stannum, tin; see stannic.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin stannum, "tin". (Wiktionary)