Copperish Cop"per*ish, a. Containing, or partaking of the nature of, copper; like copper; as, a copperish taste. [1913 Webster]

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  • copperas — cop•per•as [[t]ˈkɒp ər əs[/t]] n. chem. ferrous sulfate • Etymology: 1400–50; late ME coperas, var. of ME coperose < ML (aqua) cuprōsa copperish (water) …   From formal English to slang

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