from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Gypseous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as gypseous.
  • n. The trade-name for a fire-proof material, for use in building, consisting of plastic hydraulic lime mixed with coke or sand and asbestos and pressed into blocks like bricks.
  • n. A dusting-powder containing arseniate of lead, applied to plants as an insecticide.


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