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synonyms for cupreous

  • cupriferous
  • cuprous
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How to use cupreous in a sentence

The cupreous precipitate must be triturated with lime, after it is nearly dry, to bring out the fine velvety blue colour.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
These crystals are merely some of the cupreous salt forced over by the heat.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
Finally they must be winced through dilute sulphuric acid to clear up the white, by removing the cupreous tinge.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
Copper was named after Venus, and cupreous salts were known as venereal salts.
THE SEVEN FOLLIES OF SCIENCE [2ND ED.]JOHN PHIN
Beside this I got a rare mess of golden and silver and bright cupreous fishes, which looked like a string of jewels.
WALDEN, AND ON THE DUTY OF CIVIL DISOBEDIENCEHENRY DAVID THOREAU
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CUPREOUS

  • cupreous
  • cupriferous
  • cuprous
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