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

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. of or pertaining to alumina or alum

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to or containing alum, or alumina.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

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

  • adj. pertaining to or containing aluminum or alum


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