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Meaning of OROIDE

Pronunciation:  'owrowid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  alloy of copper and tin and zinc; used in imitation gold jewelry
 

OROIDE is a 6 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: oreide
 
 See Also: alloy, metal

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\O"roide\, n. [F. or gold (L. aurum) + Gr. ? form.]
An alloy, chiefly of copper and zinc or tin, resembling gold
in color and brilliancy. [Written also {oreide}.]

 

 

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