Alburnous Al*bur"nous, a. Of or pertaining to alburnum; of the alburnum; as, alburnous substances. [1913 Webster]

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  • alburnous — alburnˈous adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑alburnum …   Useful english dictionary

  • alburnum — alburnous, adj. /al berr neuhm/, n. Bot. sapwood. [1655 65; < L, equiv. to alb(us) white + urnum neut. n. suffix] * * * …   Universalium

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