noun[treated as singular]
- Finely powdered zinc oxide.More example sentences
- The apparent sublimation of the common flowers of zinc at the instant of their production, though totally unsublimable afterwards, is certainly likewise but a deceptious appearance.
- When fused in open vessels, it absorbs oxygen, and forms the white oxide, called flowers of zinc.
More definitions of flowers of zincDefinition of flowers of zinc in:
- The US English dictionary