S Meaning

There are 6 meaning(s) for word S

S Meaning 1 : an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)

    Synonyms : atomic number 16,  sulfur,  sulphur
S Meaning 2 : 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

    Synonyms : sec,  second
S Meaning 3 : a unit of conductance equal to the reciprocal of an ohm

    Synonyms : mho,  reciprocal ohm,  siemens
S Meaning 4 : the cardinal compass point that is at 180 degrees

    Synonyms : due south,  south,  southward
S Meaning 5 : (thermodynamics) a thermodynamic quantity representing the amount of energy in a system that is no longer available for doing mechanical work

    Example : entropy increases as matter and energy in the universe degrade to an ultimate state of inert uniformity

    Synonyms : entropy,  randomness
S Meaning 6 : the 19th letter of the Roman alphabet

How to Pronounce S

  • ɛs