Definitions

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

  • adjective Relating to or containing gold, especially with valence 3.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to the aura; aural. See aura.
  • Of or pertaining to gold.

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

  • adjective Of or pertaining to gold.
  • adjective (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, gold; -- said of those compounds of gold in which this element has its higher valence

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

  • adjective inorganic chemistry Of or pertaining to trivalent gold.
  • adjective obsolete Of, or pertaining to the ear; aural
  • adjective Pertaining to an aura.

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

  • adjective of or relating to or containing or derived from gold

Etymologies

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

From Latin aurum, gold.

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  • Probably found somewhere on the Argentine.

    November 17, 2009