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Relating to or containing gold, especially with valence 3.

[From Latin aurum, gold.]


(Elements & Compounds) of or containing gold in the trivalent state
[C19: from Latin aurum gold]


(French ɔrik)
(Biography) Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1899–1983, French composer; one of Les Six. His works include ballet and film music


(ˈɔr ɪk)

of or containing trivalent gold.
[1830–40; < Latin aur(um) gold + -ic]
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Adj.1.auric - of or relating to or containing or derived from goldauric - of or relating to or containing or derived from gold
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