a white or yellowish-white, amorphous, odorless, water-insoluble powder, zno, used chiefly as a paint pigment, in cosmetics, dental cements, matches, white printing inks, and opaque gl-ss, and in medicine in the treatment of skin conditions.
a white insoluble powder used as a pigment in paints (zinc white or chinese white), cosmetics, gl-ss, and printing inks. it is an antiseptic and astringent and is used in making zinc ointment. formula: zno also called flowers of zinc, philosopher’s wool
zinc oxide
a white or yellowish powdery compound used in paints and in various medicines and skin cosmetics. chemical formula: zno.

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