Associations to the word «Sr»


SR, symbol. (element symbol) Symbol for strontium.
SR, abbreviation. (UK) Senior; A title used after a father's name when his son is given the same name.
SR, abbreviation. Sister; A title for a nun.
SR, abbreviation. Abbreviation of surveyor., adopted by The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors as a title of its Corporate Members.
SR, symbol. (SI units) steradian (for measuring solid angles)
SR, symbol. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Suriname.
SR, symbol. West Sulawesi, a province of Indonesia.

Dictionary definition

SR, noun. A soft silver-white or yellowish metallic element of the alkali metal group; turns yellow in air; occurs in celestite and strontianite.
SR, noun. The unit of solid angle adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope