rubiginous

  • 1 rubiginous — [ro͞o bij ənōs΄ro͞o bij′ə nəs] adj. [LL rubiginosus < L rubigo, rust, akin to rubeus, red: see RUBY] rust colored; reddish brown: also rubiginose [ro͞o bij ənōs΄] …

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  • 2 Rubiginous — Rubiginose Ru*big i*nose , Rubiginous Ru*big i*nous, a. [L. rubiginosus, fr. rubigo, robigo, rust: cf. F. rubigineux.] (Bot.) Having the appearance or color of iron rust; rusty looking. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 rubiginous — adj. [LL. rubiginosus, rusty] Being rusty or brownish red; rust colored …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 4 rubiginous — /rooh bij euh neuhs/, adj. rusty; rust colored; brownish red. Also, rubiginose /rooh bij euh nohs /. [1665 75; < L robiginosus, equiv. to robigin , rubigin , s. of robigo, rubigo rust (akin to ruber RED1) + osus OUS] * * * …

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  • 5 rubiginous — ru·big·i·nous (roo bijґĭ nəs) rubiginose …

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  • 6 rubiginous — rusty coloured Colour Terms …

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  • 7 rubiginous — ruː bɪdÊ’É™nÉ™s adj. rust colored, reddish brown …

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  • 8 rubiginous — [rʊ bɪdʒɪnəs] adjective technical or literary rust coloured. Origin C17: from L. rubigo, rubigin rust + ous …

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  • 9 rubiginous — ru·big·i·nous …

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  • 10 rubiginous — /ruˈbɪdʒənəs/ (say rooh bijuhnuhs) adjective rusty; rust coloured; brownish red. {Latin rūbīgo rust + ous} …

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  • 11 rubiginous —   a. rust coloured; rusty.    ♦ rubiginose, a …

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  • 12 rubiginous — adj. formal rust coloured. Etymology: L rubigo inis rust …

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  • 13 ru|big|i|nose — «roo BIHJ uh nohs», adjective. = rubiginous. (Cf. ↑rubiginous) …

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  • 14 Rubiginose — Ru*big i*nose , Rubiginous Ru*big i*nous, a. [L. rubiginosus, fr. rubigo, robigo, rust: cf. F. rubigineux.] (Bot.) Having the appearance or color of iron rust; rusty looking. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 Rustier — Rusty Rust y, a. [AS. rustig.] [Compar. {Rustier}; superl. {Rustiest.}] 1. Covered or affected with rust; as, a rusty knife or sword; rusty wheat. [1913 Webster] 2. Impaired by inaction, disuse, or neglect. [1913 Webster] [Hector,] in this dull… …

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  • 16 Rustiest — Rusty Rust y, a. [AS. rustig.] [Compar. {Rustier}; superl. {Rustiest.}] 1. Covered or affected with rust; as, a rusty knife or sword; rusty wheat. [1913 Webster] 2. Impaired by inaction, disuse, or neglect. [1913 Webster] [Hector,] in this dull… …

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  • 17 Rusty — Rust y, a. [AS. rustig.] [Compar. {Rustier}; superl. {Rustiest.}] 1. Covered or affected with rust; as, a rusty knife or sword; rusty wheat. [1913 Webster] 2. Impaired by inaction, disuse, or neglect. [1913 Webster] [Hector,] in this dull and… …

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  • 18 rubiginose — См. rubiginous …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 19 reudh- — Red, ruddy. Oldest form *ə₁reudh . Derivatives include red, robust, corroborate, ruby, and rubric. I. O grade form *roudh . 1. a. red, from Old English …

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  • 20 Titian — Synonyms and related words: Titian red, adust, auburn, bay, bay colored, bayard, brazen, bricky, bronze, bronze colored, bronzed, brownish red, cardinal, carmine, carnation, carnelian, carroty, castaneous, cerise, cherry, cherry colored, cherry… …

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