Venturine Ven"tur*ine, n. [Cf. {Aventurine}.] (Japanning) Gold powder for covering varnished surfaces. [1913 Webster]

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  • venturine — ven·tu·rine …   English syllables

  • venturine — ˈvenchəˌrēn, rə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: French aventurine more at aventurine : a gold powder for varnished surfaces …   Useful english dictionary

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