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Noun: Sc
  1. A white trivalent metallic element; sometimes classified in the rare earth group; occurs in the Scandinavian mineral thortveitite
    - scandium, atomic number 21
Noun: SC
  1. A permanent council of the United Nations; responsible for preserving world peace
    - Security Council
     
  2. A state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies
    - South Carolina, Palmetto State

Derived forms: SCs

Type of: American state, council, metal, metallic element

Part of: America, Carolina, Carolinas, Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, Deep South, Dixie, Dixieland, South, the States, thortveitite, U.S., U.S.A., UN, United Nations, United States, United States of America, US, USA

Encyclopedia: Sc

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