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Definition of Sn
SnSymbol Sym"bol, n. [L. symbolus, symbolum, Gr. sy`mbolon a
sign by which one knows or infers a thing, from ? to throw or
put together, to compare; sy`n with + ? to throw: cf. F.
symbole. Cf. Emblem, Parable.]
1. A visible sign or representation of an idea; anything
which suggests an idea or quality, or another thing, as by
resemblance or by convention; an emblem; a representation;
a type; a figure; as, the lion is the symbol of courage;
the lamb is the symbol of meekness or patience.
A symbol is a sign included in the idea which it
represents, e. g., an actual part chosen to
represent the whole, or a lower form or species used
as the representative of a higher in the same kind.
2. (Math.) Any character used to represent a quantity, an
operation, a relation, or an abbreviation.
Note: In crystallography, the symbol of a plane is the
numerical expression which defines its position
relatively to the assumed axes.
3. (Theol.) An abstract or compendium of faith or doctrine; a
creed, or a summary of the articles of religion.
4. [Gr. ? contributions.] That which is thrown into a common
fund; hence, an appointed or accustomed duty. [Obs.]
They do their work in the days of peace . . . and
come to pay their symbol in a war or in a plague.
5. Share; allotment. [Obs.]
The persons who are to be judged . . . shall all
appear to receive their symbol. --Jer. Taylor.
6. (Chem.) An abbreviation standing for the name of an
element and consisting of the initial letter of the Latin
or New Latin name, or sometimes of the initial letter with
a following one; as, C for carbon, Na for sodium
(Natrium), Fe for iron (Ferrum), Sn for tin (Stannum),
Sb for antimony (Stibium), etc. See the list of names
and symbols under Element.
Note: In pure and organic chemistry there are symbols not
only for the elements, but also for their grouping in
formulas, radicals, or residues, as evidenced by their
composition, reactions, synthesis, etc. See the diagram
of Benzene nucleus, under Benzene.
Syn: Emblem; figure; type. See Emblem.
Meaning of Sn from wikipedia
, or s.n. may refer
to: Brussels Airlines
(IATA code SN
) Sabena SN Brussels Airlines
(IATA code SN
Norway, the main standards...
- third-level domain
name registration: art.sn
IANA .sn whois information
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- Tin is a chemical element
with the symbol Sn
(from Latin: stannum) and atomic number
50. Tin is a silvery white metal
has a faint...
- The Vityaz-SN
is a 9×19mm Parabellum submachine
gun (also known
as the pp-19-01 ) developed
in 2004 by Izhmash
(now Kalashnikov). It is based
on the AK-74...
1987A was a peculiar
type II supernova
in the Large Magellanic
Cloud, a dwarf galaxy satellite
of the Milky
Way. It occurred approximately
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drug. It is the active metabolite
- a topoisomerase
I inhibitor) but has 1000 times...
- SN Brussels Airlines
(SNBA) was a national airline
of Belgium, which mainly operated
Airport. SNBA was the trading
name of the Belgian
- Air Transport
****ociation. The airline's IATA code SN
from its predecessors, Sabena
and SN Brussels
Airlines. Lufthansa purchased
45% of the...
2006gy was an extremely energetic
supernova, also referred
to as a hypernova
or quark-nova, that was discovered
18, 2006. It was first...
1006 was a supernova
that is likely
the brightest observed stellar event
magnitude, and exceeding...
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