plumbaginous

[ pluhm-baj-uh-nuh s ]
/ plʌmˈbædʒ ə nəs /

adjective

containing graphite.

Nearby words

  1. plumb joint,
  2. plumb line,
  3. plumb rule,
  4. plumb-bob,
  5. plumbaginaceous,
  6. plumbago,
  7. plumbeous,
  8. plumber,
  9. plumber's helper,
  10. plumber's snake

Origin of plumbaginous

1790–1800; < Latin plumbāgin- (stem of plumbāgō) plumbago + -ous

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