Auric Au"ric, a. [L. aurum gold.] 1. Of or pertaining to gold. [1913 Webster]

2. (Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, gold; -- said of those compounds of gold in which this element has its higher valence; as, auric oxide; auric chloride. [1913 Webster]

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