Orichalceous Or`i*chal"ce*ous, a. Pertaining to, or resembling, orichalch; having a color or luster like that of brass. --Maunder. [1913 Webster]

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  • orichalceous — / kalˈsi əs/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑orichalc …   Useful english dictionary

  • orichalceous — adj. [L. aurum, gold; Gr. chalkos, copper] A color or luster between gold and brass …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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