from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. small capital

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An abbreviation: Of scilicet.
  • n. Of Latin sculpsit, he (or she) engraved or carved (it).
  • n. [capitalized] Of Scotch (used in the etymologies in this work).
  • n. In chem., the symbol for scandium.
  • n. An abbreviation of scene.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies
  • n. a white trivalent metallic element; sometimes classified in the rare earth group; occurs in the Scandinavian mineral thortveitite
  • n. a permanent council of the United Nations; responsible for preserving world peace


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