1. [ noun ] (chemistry) a white trivalent metallic element; sometimes classified in the rare earth group; occurs in the Scandinavian mineral thortveitite
Synonyms: atomic_number_21 scandium
Related terms: metallic_element thortveitite
2. [ noun ] (government,geography) a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies
Synonyms: South_Carolina Palmetto_State
Related terms: American_state Confederacy Deep_South US Charleston Savannah Cowpens Pee_Dee greenville florence Columbia Cowpens
3. [ noun ] (government) a permanent council of the United Nations; responsible for preserving world peace
Synonyms: Security_Council
Related terms: council United_Nations
Similar spelling:   SCSI