Latin definition for: argyritis, argyritidis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. (lead oxide/PbO, formed when air hits melted lead refining)
  2. kind of litharge
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Appears only in Pliny’s “Natural History”
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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