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  • containing, or combined with, or using zinc

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A combining form from zinc; in chemistry, designating zinc as an element of certain double compounds. Also used adjectively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To etch with acid a zinc plate containing on its surface a design intended for printing by typographic methods.
  • n. A plate in relief for printing, made by etching with acid a design on prepared zinc.

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