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Question 1 of 7
What does “Indigenous” mean?
Origin of horn silver
1760–70; translation of German Hornsilber
Words nearby horn silver
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Example sentences from the Web for horn silver
Two grains of silver were entirely converted into horn-silver; the absorption of chlorine gas was 910 of a cubic inch.The Royal Institution|Bence Jones
Mr. Thompson has formed a character which is not as round as a ball, but much more the shape of horn-silver in its native state.Pony Tracks|Frederic Remington
British Dictionary definitions for horn silver
another name for chloroargyrite
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