Chrysocolla Chrys"o*col`la, n. [L., fr. Gr. chryso`kolla gold solder; chryso`s gold + ? glue.] (Min.) A hydrous silicate of copper, occurring massive, of a blue or greenish blue color. [1913 Webster]

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