I. noun Etymology: Middle English ambre, from Anglo-French, from Medieval Latin ambra, from Arabic ‘anbar ambergris Date: 14th century 1. a hard yellowish to brownish translucent fossil resin that takes a fine polish and is used chiefly in making ornamental objects (as beads) 2. a variable color averaging a dark orange yellow II. adjective Date: 15th century 1. consisting of amber 2. resembling amber; especially having the color amber

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