Definitions

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  • adj. Of, or like copper or brass; brassy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of the nature of, or like, copper; brassy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the nature of or resembling copper or brass; coppery. Also spelled erose.

Etymologies

From Latin aerōsus ("full of copper"), from aes ("copper, brass") + -ōsus. (Wiktionary)

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  • brassy or coppery

    April 14, 2008