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silver
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 14
2. Of or pertaining to silver; made of silver; as, silver leaf; a silver cup.
3. Resembling silver.
5. Precious; costly.
Part of Speech: noun
1. Coin made of silver; silver money.
3. The color of silver.
4. A soft white metallic element, sonorous, ductile, very malleable, and capable of a high degree of polish. It is found native, and also combined with sulphur, arsenic, antimony, chlorine, etc., in the minerals argentite, proustite, pyrargyrite, ceragyrite, etc. Silver is one of the " noble" metals, so- called, not being easily oxidized, and is used for coin, jewelry, plate, and a great variety of articles. Symbol Ag ( Argentum). Atomic weight 107. 7. Specific gravity 10. 5.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To acquire a silvery color.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To cover with silver; to give a silvery appearance to by applying a metal of a silvery color; as, to silver a pin; to silver a glass mirror plate with an amalgam of tin and mercury.
2. To polish like silver; to impart a brightness to, like that of silver.
3. To make hoary, or white, like silver.
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