calamine

See also: calaminé

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

French calamine, Latin calamina.

NounEdit

calamine (uncountable)

  1. A pale pink powdered form of zinc oxide used in skin lotions
  2. The zinc silicate mineral hemimorphite

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

NounEdit

calamine f (plural calamines)

  1. calamine (zinc oxide or silicate)
  2. Residue of carbon deposited in the cylinders of two-stroke engines

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

calamine f

  1. plural form of calamina
Last modified on 30 January 2014, at 23:57