from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Containing lead.
from The Century Dictionary.
- Producing lead.
- Containing lead: applied, in ceramics, to a glaze in which one of the principal ingredients is lead. See
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Producing or containing lead.
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- adjective Producing or containing
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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Greeks, the Egyptians, the Etruscans, and the Romans -- should have manufactured plumbiferous bronzes, while the Phnicians carried to the people of the North only pure bronzes without the alloy of lead.
a plumbiferous, or lead glaze; or a stanniferous, or tin glaze, we do not know.
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