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Definition of argenteus
argenteusSilver Sil"ver, a.
1. Of or pertaining to silver; made of silver; as, silver
leaf; a silver cup.
2. Resembling silver. Specifically:
(a) Bright; resplendent; white. ``Silver hair.' --Shak.
Others, on silver lakes and rivers, bathed Their
downy breast. --Milton.
(b) Precious; costly.
(c) Giving a clear, ringing sound soft and clear. ``Silver
(d) Sweet; gentle; peaceful. ``Silver slumber.'
American silver fir (Bot.), the balsam fir. See under
Silver age (Roman Lit.), the latter part (a. d. 14-180) of
the classical period of Latinity, -- the time of writers
of inferior purity of language, as compared with those of
the previous golden age, so-called.
Silver-bell tree (Bot.), an American shrub or small tree
(Halesia tetraptera) with white bell-shaped flowers in
clusters or racemes; the snowdrop tree.
Silver bush (Bot.), a shrubby leguminous plant (Anthyllis
Barba-Jovis) of Southern Europe, having silvery foliage.
Silver chub (Zo["o]l.), the fallfish.
Silver eel. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The cutlass fish.
(b) A pale variety of the common eel.
Silver fir (Bot.), a coniferous tree (Abies pectinata)
found in mountainous districts in the middle and south of
Europe, where it often grows to the height of 100 or 150
feet. It yields Burgundy pitch and Strasburg turpentine.
Silver foil, foil made of silver.
Silver fox (Zo["o]l.), a variety of the common fox (Vulpes
vulpes, variety argenteus) found in the northern parts
of Asia, Europe, and America. Its fur is nearly black,
with silvery tips, and is highly valued. Called also
black fox, and silver-gray fox.
Silver gar. (Zo["o]l.) See Billfish
Silver grain (Bot.), the lines or narrow plates of cellular
tissue which pass from the pith to the bark of an
exogenous stem; the medullary rays. In the wood of the oak
they are much larger than in that of the beech, maple,
pine, cherry, etc.
Silver grebe (Zo["o]l.), the red-throated diver. See
Illust. under Diver.
Silver hake (Zo["o]l.), the American whiting.
Silver leaf, leaves or sheets made of silver beaten very
Silver lunge (Zo["o]l.), the namaycush.
Silver moonfish.(Zo["o]l.) See Moonfish
Silver moth (Zo["o]l.), a lepisma.
Silver owl (Zo["o]l.), the barn owl.
Silver perch (Zo["o]l.), the mademoiselle, 2.
Silver pheasant (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of
beautiful crested and long-tailed Asiatic pheasants, of
the genus Euplocamus. They have the tail and more or
less of the upper parts silvery white. The most common
species (E. nychtemerus) is native of China.
Silver plate, domestic utensils made of silver.
Meaning of argenteus from wikipedia
- the coin's reverse. Argenteus
"of silver" in Latin, was first
used in Pliny's Natural History
in the phrase
nummus" (silver coin)...
- The Codex Argenteus
(Latin for "Silver Book/Codex") is a 6th-century m****cript, originally containing
part of the 4th-century translation
of the Bible...
- (link) Froese, R. and D. Pauly, Editors. Monodactylus argenteus
. FishBase. 2017. Monodactylus argenteus
of Australia. Kang, C., et al. (2012). Effects...
- Cu****is argenteus
is a vine in the family Cucurbitaceae
that is native
to Western Australia through parts
of the Pilbara
- The silver pomfret
or white pomfret
) is a species
in coastal waters
off the Middle
Asia, and Southeast...
for the detection
of Staphylococcus argenteus
and is it worthwhile
from S. aureus?". Infection
and Drug Resistance...
- including Stipa
species. Argyrophorus argenteus argenteus Argyrophorus argenteus barrosi Argyrophorus argenteus elinoides
"Argyrophorus Blanchard, 1852"...
- "Pipturus argenteus
(G.Forst.) Wedd". Atlas
from the original
on 2018-02-28. Retrieved
2018-02-27. "Pipturus argenteus
and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2011). "Metynnis argenteus
" in FishBase. October
2011 version. SeriouslyFish: Metynnis argenteus
4 June 2014...
- Senecio argenteus
is a species
of flowering plant
in the family
Asteraceae. It is endemic
to . "Senecio argenteus
| International Plant Names
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