Definition of Eburnean

1. a. Made of or relating to ivory.



Definition of Eburnean

1. Adjective. made of ivory ¹

2. Adjective. white as ivory ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Eburnean

1. like ivory [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Eburnean

ebulliency
ebullient
ebulliently
ebulliometer
ebullioscope
ebullioscopes
ebullioscopic
ebullioscopy
ebullism
ebullition
ebullitions
ebur
ebur dentis
eburnation
eburnation of dentin
eburnean (current term)
eburneous
eburnification
eburnifications
eburnine
eburnitis
ecad
ecads
ecandrewsite
ecard
ecardines
ecards
ecarte
ecartes
ecarteur

Literary usage of Eburnean

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1. Author's & Printer's Dictionary: A Guide for Authors by Frederick Howard Collins (1912)
"E. b S., east-by-south. eburnean*, like ivory, not -ian. EC, Established Church, Eastern - Central postal district, ..."

2. Text-book of Geology by Archibald Geikie (1903)
"... 376 ; possible records of, in sandstone dykes, 665 Earth-worms, transport of soil by, 460, 600 Earthy Waters, 472 Eatonia, 969, 986 eburnean epoch, ..."

3. Kettell, Samuel by Samuel Kettell (1829)
"Let Goree, rich with naming ore, For Brunswick gain'd the distant soil, Heroic Keppel's acts- proclaim, And Senegal's eburnean shore ' Resound to future ..."

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