Cu


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Cu

The symbol for copper.

[From Late Latin cuprum; see copper1.]

CU

abbr.
1. close-up
2. see you (used especially in text messages)

cu

the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) Cuba

Cu

the chemical symbol for
(Elements & Compounds) copper
[from Late Latin cuprum]

CU

abbreviation for
(Telecommunications) see you

CU

abbreviation for
(Automotive Engineering) Cuba (international car registration)

CU

closeup.

Cu


Chem. Symbol.
copper.
[< Latin cuprum]

cu

or cu.,

cubic.

Cu

The symbol for copper.

CU

See you
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.CU - a ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic elementCu - a ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element; occurs in various minerals but is the only metal that occurs abundantly in large masses; used as an electrical and thermal conductor
metal, metallic element - any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
bornite, peacock ore - a mineral consisting of sulfides of copper and iron that is found in copper deposits
chalcocite, copper glance - a heavy grey mineral that is an ore of copper
chalcopyrite, copper pyrites - a yellow copper ore (CuFeS2) made up of copper and iron sulfide
cuprite - a mineral consisting of cuprous oxide that is a source of copper
malachite - a green or blue mineral used as an ore of copper and for making ornamental objects
brass - an alloy of copper and zinc
bronze - an alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements; also any copper-base alloy containing other elements in place of tin
blister copper - an impure form of copper having a black blistered surface
conductor - a substance that readily conducts e.g. electricity and heat
Translations

cu

abbr of see you (in text message etc) → bis dann, bis später