cadmia

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cadmia (calamine), from Ancient Greek καδμεία (kadmeía, calamine). Compare calamine.

Noun[edit]

cadmia (uncountable)

  1. (mineralogy, obsolete) An oxide of zinc that collects on the sides of furnaces where zinc is sublimed. Formerly applied to the mineral
  2. (mineralogy, obsolete) Calamine.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

cadmia

  1. third-person singular present indicative of cadmiare
  2. second-person singular imperative of cadmiare

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

cadmia

  1. nominative plural of cadmium
  2. accusative plural of cadmium
  3. vocative plural of cadmium