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N1 or n noun (Ns, N's or n's) 1 the fourteenth letter of the English alphabet. 2 the nasal consonant sound represented by this letter. See also en.
N2 abbreviation 1 National. 2 Nationalist. 3 New. 4 physics newton. 5 chem nitrogen. 6 North. 7 Northern. 8 IVR Norway.
N3 symbol, chess knight.
N- combining form, denoting nuclear.
n1 noun 1 math an indefinite number. 2 colloq a large number. adj of an indefinite or large number.
n2 abbreviation 1 nano-. 2 neuter. 3 neutron. 4 new. 5 grammar nominative. 6 noon. 7 note. 8 grammar noun.
'n' or 'n' abbreviation, colloq, in compounds and chicken 'n' chips.
refractive index noun, physics (symbol n) the ratio of the speed of electromagnetic radiation, especially light, in air or a vacuum to its speed in another medium.
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