Ocherous
Ocherous O"cher*ous, Ochreous O"chre*ous, a. [Cf. F. ocreux.] Of or pertaining to ocher; containing or resembling ocher; as, ocherous matter; ocherous soil. [1913 Webster]

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  • ocherous — adjective see ocher …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ocherous — See ocher. * * * …   Universalium

  • ocherous — Synonyms and related words: apricot, aureate, auric, beige, buff, buff yellow, canary, canary yellow, carrot colored, carroty, citron, citron yellow, cream, creamy, ecru, fallow, flaxen, gilded, gilt, gold, gold colored, golden, lemon, lemon… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ocherous — ocher·ous …   English syllables

  • ocherous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ochreous — Ocherous O cher*ous, Ochreous O chre*ous, a. [Cf. F. ocreux.] Of or pertaining to ocher; containing or resembling ocher; as, ocherous matter; ocherous soil. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ocher — ocherous, ochery, adj. /oh keuhr/, n., adj., v., ochered, ochering. n. 1. any of a class of natural earths, mixtures of hydrated oxide of iron with various earthy materials, ranging in color from pale yellow to orange and red, and used as… …   Universalium

  • Tebenna immutabilis — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta …   Wikipedia

  • ochery — ˈōk(ə)rē adjective or ochry ˈōkrē; or ochrey ˈōk(ə)rē Etymology: ocher (I) + y : ocherous * * * ochrāˈceous …   Useful english dictionary

  • o|chre|ous — «OH kuhr uhs, kree », adjective. = ocherous. (Cf. ↑ocherous) …   Useful english dictionary

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