[ yoo-ran ]
/ yʊˈræn /
Origin of uran
< French ouran, varan < Arabic waran
Definition for uran (2 of 2)
variant of urano- before a vowel.
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Examples from the Web for uran
A double phosphate of uranium and copper, called green uranite, and uran mica, occurs in Cornwall.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Uran´ia, Muse of astronomy: carries a staff pointing to a globe.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama|E. Cobham Brewer
Bar'abas, the faithful servant of Ealph Lascours, captain of the Uran'ia.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.