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aurum

[awr-uh m]
noun Chemistry.
  1. gold. Symbol: Au
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Origin of aurum

1490–1500; < Latin: gold
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British Dictionary definitions for aurum

aurum

noun
  1. obsolete gold
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Word Origin for aurum

C16: Latin
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aurum in Medicine

aurum

(ôrəm)
n.
  1. Gold.
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