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noun (plural Ss or S's)

  • 1The nineteenth letter of the alphabet.
  • 1.1Denoting the next after R in a set of items, categories, etc..
  • 2A shape like that of a capital S: [in combination]: an S-bend

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Word of the day grotesquerie
Pronunciation: grəʊˈtɛskəri
noun
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively

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There are 3 definitions of S in English:

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  • 1(Chiefly in Catholic use) Saint: S Ignatius Loyola
  • 1.1Siemens.
  • 1.2Small (as a clothes size).
  • 1.3South or Southern: 65° S
  • 1.4 Biochemistry Svedberg unit(s).
  • 1.5Sweden (international vehicle registration).

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  • 1The chemical element sulphur.
  • 1.1 Chemistry Entropy.

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  • 1Second(s).
  • 1.1 Law Section (of an act): the change is effected by the bringing into effect of s 130 of the Companies Act 1989
  • 1.2Shilling(s): a room cost a guinea a night with a 2s 6d supplement for hot bathwater
  • 1.3 Grammar Singular.
  • 1.4 Chemistry Solid.
  • 1.5(In genealogies) son(s): m 1991; one s one d
  • 1.6Succeeded.
  • 1.7 Chemistry Denoting electrons and orbitals possessing zero angular momentum and total symmetry: s-electrons
    [s from sharp, originally applied to lines in atomic spectra]

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  • (In mathematical formulae) distance.

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