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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aurous  \Au"rous\,  a. 
  1.  Containing  gold. 
 
  2.  (Chem.)  Pertaining  to  or  derived  from  gold;  --  said  of 
  those  compounds  of  gold  in  which  this  element  has  its 
  lower  valence;  as  aurous  oxide. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  aurous 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  or  containing  or  derived  from  gold  [syn:  {auric}] 




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