noun, plural au·re·i [awr-ee-ahy]. /ˈɔr iˌaɪ/.
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Origin of aureus
Words nearby aureus
Example sentences from the Web for aureus
This tribute is three, or two, or one aureus, or for a meaner person thirteen deniers.Early Travels in Palestine|Arculf et al.
From the softened parts Mr. Somerville Hastings succeeded in obtaining staphylococcus pyogenes aureus in pure culture.
The immediate exciting cause is the entrance into the follicle of a microbe, the staphylococcus pyogenes aureus.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
Auripes is from aureus, yellow or golden; pes, foot; so called from its yellow stem.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
When grown in artificial media, the colonies assume an orange-yellow colour—hence the name aureus.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles