from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Like bricks; of a reddish brick colour.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Like bricks; of the color of red bricks.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See latericeous.


Latin lateritius, from later a brick. (Wiktionary)



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  • My first thought was 'made of laterite' but the dictionary definitions only refer to the colour.

    May 31, 2010

  • Though "brick-coloured", it seems to be only used in description of anatomy, if the examples are anything to follow. (You never know when you'll need some Practical Remarks on Dropsy!)

    May 31, 2010

  • It has a name?

    May 31, 2010