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Meaning of "zein" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ZEIN

From New Latin zēa maize, from Latin: a kind of grain, from Greek zeia barley.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ZEIN

zein  [ˈziːɪn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ZEIN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Zein is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ZEIN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Zein

Zein is a class of prolamine protein found in maize. It is usually manufactured as a powder from corn gluten meal. Zein is one of the best understood plant proteins. Pure zein is clear, odorless, tasteless, hard, water-insoluble, and edible, and it has a variety of industrial and food uses.

Definition of zein in the English dictionary

The definition of zein in the dictionary is a protein of the prolamine group occurring in maize and used in the manufacture of plastics, paper coatings, adhesives, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ZEIN


bruin
ˈbruːɪn
cerulein
sɪˈruːliːɪn
fleein´
ˈfliːɪn
haematein
ˌhiːməˈtiːɪn
hematein
ˌhiːməˈtiːɪn
hordein
ˈhɔːdiːɪn
kallikrein
ˌkælɪˈkriːɪn
lawin
ˈlɔːɪn
lawing
ˈlɔːɪn
ouabain
ˈwɑːbɑːɪn
phycophaein
ˌfaɪkəʊˈfiːɪn
ruin
ˈruːɪn
tyiyn
ˈtiːɪn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ZEIN

zed
Zedekiah
zedoary
zeds
zee
Zeebrugge
Zeeland
Zeelander
Zeeman effect
Zeffirelli
Zeist
zeitgeber
zeitgeist
zeitgeisty
zek
zel
zelatrix
zelkova
Zellweger
zelophobia

WORDS THAT END LIKE ZEIN

Bahrein
bein
Bernstein
Einstein
en plein
Epstein
Frankenstein
herein
Holstein
Hussein
Klein
Liechtenstein
protein
rein
Rhein
Schleswig-Holstein
stein
therein
vein
wherein

Synonyms and antonyms of zein in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «zein» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ZEIN

Find out the translation of zein to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of zein from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «zein» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

玉米醇溶蛋白
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

zein
570 millions of speakers

English

zein
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ZEIN
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

زين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Зейн
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

zeína
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

zein
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

zéine
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Zein
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zein
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ゼイン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

제인
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Zein
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

zein
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Zein
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जिओन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

zein
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Zein
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zeina
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Зейн
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

zein
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

zein
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Zein
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

zein
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Zein
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of zein

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ZEIN»

The term «zein» is quite widely used and occupies the 32.681 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ZEIN» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «zein» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «zein» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about zein

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ZEIN»

Discover the use of zein in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to zein and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Wedding of Zein: And Other Stories
The Wedding of Zein takes place in the same village on the upper Nile where Tayeb Salih’s Season of Migration to the North is largely set, but here the story that emerges through the overlapping, sometimes contradictory voices of the ...
̣ al-Tạyyib Sạ̄lih, al-Ṭayyib Ṣāliḥ, 2009
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Obagi Skin Health Restoration and Rejuvenation
This singularly unique volume presents a comprehensive review of Dr. Obagi's renowned skin care regimens and his techniques for revitalizing the human skin.
Zein E. Obagi, 2000
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Protein-Based Films and Coatings
Common zein plasticizers include glycerol, glyceryl monoesters. PEG, and fatty acids. Zein. although not soluble in water, is readily plasticized by it. Madeka and Kokini (1996l reported that the T of zein decreased rapidly from 1 39°C for ...
Aristippos Gennadios, 2002
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1st World Conference on Biomass for Energy and Industry: ...
For many zein applications, such as film production, purer zein is required than can be precipitated this way. Although most of the lipid can be removed from the precipitate by selective re-extraction with hexane or ethanol, it is less expensive to ...
Spyros Kyritsis, 2001
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The Wedding of Zein
Here, however, the story that emerges through the overlapping, sometimes contradictory voices of the villagers is comic.
Tayeb Salih, 2011
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Characterization of the 22kDa Alpha Zein Gene Family and ...
Furthermore, this analysis did not identify three 22kDa zein-like sequences that were expected, therefore only 82% (14 of 17) of the sequences this method should yield were found. Twenty contigs contained sequence from B101, so knowing ...
Megan Harvey, 2007
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Properties of a Model Zein-based Chewing Gum Investigated by ...
Keywords. zein, texture, chewing gum, LCC, MCC
Tai Ryang Shin, 2008
8
Mohamad Zein and Provident Capital Investments Inc.: ...
Aaron Lipson. IN THE UNITED STATESDISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA ATLANTA DMSION SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE . COMMISSION, Plaintiff, MOHAMAD ZEIN a/Wa . MOHAMED ELZEIN a/Wa .
Aaron Lipson
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The Cleveland Clinic Guide to Liver Disorders
A comprehensive guide to liver disorders that covers hepatitis, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, hemochromatosis, Wilson's disease, primary biliary cirrhosis, testing, transplants, nontraditional therapies, and other related topics.
Nizar Zein, Kevin M Edwards, 2009
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Edible Films and Coatings for Food Applications
2.2.2.3 Corn Zein Zein protein from corn has some unique characteristics compared to most other agricultural proteins used for edible films and coatings. Zein possesses a high percentages of nonpolar amino acids and low proportions of ...
Milda Embuscado, Kerry C. Huber, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ZEIN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term zein is used in the context of the following news items.
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Zein plant set to start production in August
When the new zein extraction facility is completed, expected in August, it will produce the corn protein used in a veritable smorgasbord of everyday products ... «Agri News, Jun 15»
2
Dulles' Zein has early start on championship goals
Nikita Pradeep and Sanjna Tripathy were joined by Rosanne Hu and Nila Ramaswamy in their bracket. Dulles' Marlee Zein qualified for the girls singles bracket. «Your Houston News, May 15»
3
New year, new Zein at state
Three years ago Zein's older sister Mariam won a Class 5A state title in singles tennis. This year Marlee, a Dulles freshman, will head to the Class 6A state ... «Chron.com, Apr 15»
4
Regent visits tomb of late Queen Zein Al Sharaf
Amman, April 26 (Petra)--His Royal Highness Prince Faisal Bin Al Hussein, the Regent, on Sunday visited tomb of Her Majesty the late Queen Zein Al Sharaf to ... «Petra News Agency, Apr 15»
5
ZO Skin Health, Inc. Introduces Oclipse® Smart Tone: The New …
Developed by legendary dermatologist Dr. Zein Obagi, MD, Oclipse® Smart Tone offers a powerful dose of UVA and UVB all day sun protection, while also ... «PR Newswire, Apr 15»
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Diary of a mad Arab woman: Mohammad Assaf broke Zein Al Masri's …
Zein recently surfaced on social media and confirmed that she won't be claiming the coveted titled of Mrs. Assaf. In fact, she's no longer even a fan of the Arab ... «Al-Bawaba, Apr 15»
7
Pasadena boys close in on first soccer title in 15 years
“They are not cohesive,” coach Cherif Zein said. “They do not get along at all. They yell at each other. But when they play, they play really nice. It's very funny. «The Pasadena Star-News, Feb 15»
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Mohamed Al Zein Inks Promotional With Ahmet Oner
Turkish promoter Ahmet Öner signed a new heavyweight prospect. Mohamed Al Zein had his pro debut on January 17th in Düsseldorf when he beat Czech ... «BoxingScene.com, Feb 15»
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Al-Zein Steady Pace towards to the top
Egypt's national handball team's star Ali Al-Zein was nine years old when his country hosted the Men's Handball World Championship, in 1999.He didn't have in ... «beIN SPORTS MENA Breaking News, Jan 15»
10
New Book By Legendary Dermatologist Dr. Zein Obagi, MD …
14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ZO Skin Health, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of a new book by renowned dermatologist, Zein Obagi, MD. In The Art of Skin ... «PR Newswire, Jan 15»

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