aureate language


noun

a style of poetic diction, used originally in 15th-century English poetry, characterized by the use of ornate phrases and Latinized coinages.

Nearby words

  1. auranofin,
  2. aurantiasis cutis,
  3. aurar,
  4. aurea mediocritas,
  5. aureate,
  6. aurei,
  7. aurelia,
  8. aurelian,
  9. aurelius,
  10. aurelius, marcus

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