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elvan


elvan


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Elvan  \Elv"an\,  Elvanite  \Elv"an*ite\,  n. 
  The  rock  of  an  elvan  vein,  or  the  elvan  vein  itself  an  elvan 
  course. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Elvan  \Elv"an\,  a. 
  1.  Pertaining  to  elves;  elvish. 
 
  2.  (Mining)  Of  or  pertaining  to  certain  veins  of  feldspathic 
  or  porphyritic  rock  crossing  metalliferous  veins  in  the 
  mining  districts  of  Cornwall;  as  an  elvan  course.