Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Brassy or golden green in color.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In entomology, having brassy or metallic reflections.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Zoöl.) Colored like bronze.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Bronze colored

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

From Latin aēneus, of bronze, from aes, bronze; see ayes- in Indo-European roots.

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  • aeneous a bronzious word

    January 14, 2007