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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A red colour consisting of silica, borax, and soda, fused with copper oxide and used in enamels, mosaics, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A red consisting of silica, borax, and soda, fused with oxide of copper and iron, and used in enamels, mosaics, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as hæmatinum; also, a similar red glass made by modern processes.

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