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Definitions of zinc:

part of speech: adjective

Zincky, zinky, zincous.

part of speech: verb transitive

To coat or cover with such metal.

part of speech: noun

A light metal of a bluish white colour, harder than lead, and much used as a substitute for it in the arts, in architecture, & c., in the form of plates, rolled sheets, and leaves; alloyed with copper it forms the well- known compound brass; spelter.

part of speech: verb

To coat or cover with zinc.

part of speech: noun

A bluish- white metal, somewhat like tin.

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