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

  • adjective Of, relating to, or containing aluminum or alum.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to, containing, or having the properties of alum or alumina: as, aluminous minerals or waters.

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

  • adjective Pertaining to or containing alum, or alumina.

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

  • adjective chemistry of or pertaining to alumina or alum

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective pertaining to or containing aluminum or alum


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