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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cuprous  \Cu"prous\  (k?"pr?s),  a.  [From  {Cuprum}.]  (Chem.) 
  Of  pertaining  to  or  derived  from  copper;  containing 
  copper;  --  said  of  those  compounds  of  copper  in  which  this 
  element  is  present  in  its  highest  proportion. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cuprous 
  adj  :  of  or  containing  divalent  copper  [syn:  {cupric}] 




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