Meaning of Calamine

English: Calamine
Hindi: कैलामिन, कच्चा जस्ता
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

a pink, water-insoluble powder consisting of zinc oxide and about 0.5 percent ferric oxide, used in ointments, lotions, or the like, for the treatment of inflammatory conditions of the skin.

Definition: 2

Mineralogy, hemimorphite.

Definition: 3

Chiefly British, smithsonite (def 1).

Definition: 4

a pink powder consisting of zinc oxide and ferric oxide, (iron(III) oxide), used medicinally in the form of soothing lotions or ointments

Definition: 5

(US) another name for smithsonite, hemimorphite