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e·lec·trum

 (ĭ-lĕk′trəm)
n.
An alloy of silver and gold.

[Middle English, from Latin ēlectrum, amber, from Greek ēlektron.]
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electrum

(ɪˈlɛktrəm)
n
(Metallurgy) an alloy of gold (55–88 per cent) and silver used for jewellery and ornaments
[C14: from Latin, from Greek ēlektron amber]
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e•lec•trum

(ɪˈlɛk trəm)

n.
an amber-colored alloy of gold and silver used in antiquity.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin < Greek ḗlektron amber]
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Noun1.electrum - an alloy of gold and silverelectrum - an alloy of gold and silver    
alloy, metal - a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten; "brass is an alloy of zinc and copper"
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And a wonder it was to see; for its whole orb was a-shimmer with enamel and white ivory and electrum, and it glowed with shining gold; and there were zones of cyanus (2) drawn upon it.
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Three of those properties are located in the prolific 'Golden Triangle'; the Treaty Creek and Electrum joint venture projects with Tudor Gold/Walter Storm as well as the 100% owned past producing Dunwell Mine.
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Three of those properties are located in the prolific "Golden Triangle"; the Treaty Creek and Electrum joint venture projects with Tudor Gold/Walter Storm as well as the 100% owned past producing Dunwell Mine.
XXIII, describes the nature of amber and recognizes its vegetable origin in the following words: "Electrum vocatum quod ad radium solis clarius auro argentoque reluceat.