Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. pertaining to the nature or substance of copper
  • adj. resembling the greenish colour of copper rust

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Partaking of the substance or nature of copper, or of the rust of copper; resembling the rust of copper or verdigris; æruginous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See æruginous.

Etymologies

From Middle French erugineux, from Latin aerūginōsus ("rusty"). (Wiktionary)

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