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amurca

[uh-mur-kuh]
noun
  1. the lees or sediment of olive oil.
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Origin of amurca

< Latin < Greek amórgē
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Historical Examples of amurca

  • The first to flow (amurca) is dark and bitter, having the consistency of water.

    The Private Life of the Romans

    Harold Whetstone Johnston