There are 3 definitions of N in English:

N1

Syllabification: N
(also n)

noun (plural Ns or N's)

  • 1The fourteenth letter of the alphabet. See also en.
  • 1.1Denoting the next after M in a set of items, categories, etc..

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Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little

There are 3 definitions of N in English:

N2

Syllabification: N

abbreviation

  • 1(Used in recording moves in chess) knight: 17.Na4?
    [N represents knight, since the initial letter k- represents 'king']
  • 1.1Nationalist.
  • 1.2(On a gear lever) neutral.
  • 1.3(Chiefly in place names) New: N Zealand
  • 1.4 Physics Newton(s).
  • 1.5Noon.
  • 1.6 Chemistry (With reference to solutions) normal: the pH was adjusted to 7.0 with 1 N HCl
  • 1.7Norse.
  • 1.8North or Northern: 78° N N Ireland
  • 1.9 Finance Note.
  • 1.10Nuclear: the N bomb

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  • The chemical element nitrogen.

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There are 3 definitions of N in English:

n

Syllabification: n

abbreviation

  • 1Name.
  • 1.1 [in combination] (In units of measurement) nano- (109): the plates were coated with 500 ng of protein in sodium carbonate buffer
  • 1.2Born.
    [from Latin nātus]
  • 1.3Nephew.
  • 1.4Net.
  • 1.5 Grammar Neuter.
  • 1.6New.
  • 1.7Nominative.
  • 1.8Noon.
  • 1.9 (n-) [in combination] Chemistry Normal (denoting straight-chain hydrocarbons): n-hexane
  • 1.10North or northern.
  • 1.11Note (used in a book’s index to refer to a footnote): 450n
  • 1.12 Finance Note.
  • 1.13 Grammar Noun.
  • 1.14Number.

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  • An unspecified or variable number: at the limit where n equals infinity See also nth.

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