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chalybeate


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chalybeate  \Cha*lyb"e*ate\,  a.  [NL.  chalybeatus  fr 
  chalube["i]us.  See  {Chalubean}.] 
  Impregnated  with  salts  of  iron;  having  a  taste  like  iron;  as 
  chalybeate  springs. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chalybeate  \Cha*lyb"e*ate\,  n. 
  Any  water,  liquid,  or  medicine,  into  which  iron  enters  as  an 
  ingredient. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chalybeate 
  adj  :  containing  or  impregnated  with  or  tasting  of  iron 




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