Definition of Cuprum

1. n. Copper.



Definition of Cuprum

1. copper [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cuprum

cuprophyte
cuprophytes
cuproprotein
cuproproteins
cuprorhodsite
cuprorivaite
cuproscheelite
cuprosklodowskite
cuprospinel
cuprostibite
cuprotitanium
cuprotungstite
cuprouranite
cuprous
cuprous oxide
cuprum (current term)
cuprums
cups
cups of joe
cups of tea
cupset
cupsets
cupsful
cupula
cupula cochleae
cupula cristae ampullaris
cupula of cochlea
cupula pleurae
cupulae
cupular

Literary usage of Cuprum

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1. Medical lexicon: A Dictionary of Medical Science by Robley Dunglison (1856)
"Dose, gr. J gradually increased to gr. i\r, in pill. cuprum ... The salts of copper are very deleterious. cuprum ..."

2. A Clinical materia medica by Ernest Albert Farrington (1897)
"cuprum METALLICUM and cuprum aceticum are used interchangeably by many physicians as ... Now, this picture of cuprum seems to place it between Camphor and ..."

3. A Treatise on pharmacy: Designed as a Text-book for the Student, and as a by Edward Parrish (1874)
"cuprum. Cu=63.4. (COPPER.) THE properties of metallic copper are generally familiar; ... Distilled verdigris" crystals. Neutral acetate. cuprum ..."

4. A Guide to therapeutics and materia medica by Robert Farquharson, Frank Woodbury (1882)
"Sulphate of copper, US cuprum. Copper wire, US Copper is used in preparing Sp. ... OFFICINAL PREPARATION, US cuprum ..."

5. Leaders in homoeopathic therapeutics by Eugene Beauharnais Nash (1901)
"Here the coffee- grounds sediment may or may not be present. The choice is sometimes not easy between this remedy and Apis mellifica. cuprum METALLICUM. ..."

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