Orichalc

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Orichalc or′i-kalk (Spens.) a gold-coloured alloy resembling brass
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr., from Gr. oreichalkos, mountain copper—oros, a mountain, chalkos, copper.

Usage

In literature:

Orichalceous: = aurichalceous; q.v.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
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