Definition of Irised

1. a. Having colors like those of the rainbow; iridescent.



Definition of Irised

1. Adjective. Having colors like those of the rainbow; iridescent. ¹

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Definition of Irised

1. iris [v] - See also: iris

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Irised

iris family
iris freckles
iris frill
iris neoplasms
iris pigmented epithelium
iris pits
iris scanning
irisate
irisated
irisates
irisating
irisation
irisations
iriscope
iriscopes
irised (current term)
irises
irish
irisin
irising
irislike
iritic
iritides
iritis
iritis glaucomatosa
iritises
irk
irked
irking
irks

Literary usage of Irised

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1. An elementary treatise on mineralogy and geology by Parker Cleaveland (1816)
"We notice both changeable and irised colors in the same article, ... The exhibition of changeable and irised colors, when the latter is not merely a tarnish ..."

2. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1849)
"Arsenic becomes irised through the action of hydrogen from the atmosphere ... These irised colours sometimes proceed from the absorption of oxygen and the ..."

3. The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal (1849)
"Cause of irised Colours on Minerals.—From M. Hausmann's valuable Memoir, sent to us. on this branch of optical mineralogy, we gather that the irised colours ..."

4. An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Designed for the Use of Pupils by Parker Cleaveland (1822)
"We include both changeable and irised colors in the same article, ... The exhibition of changeable and irised colors, when the latter is not merely a ..."

5. A System of Mineralogy: Including an Extended Treatise on Crystallography by James Dwight Dana (1837)
"The tarnish is described as irised, when it exhibits the fixed prismatic colors. Ex. specular iron ore from Elba. Variegated copper ore is an instance of ..."

6. The Journal of the Royal Institution of Great Britain by Royal Institution of Great Britain (1831)
"irised AURORA BOREALIS. The following particulars of a phenomenon of this kind ... Then pencils or rather columns,perfectly irised, were seen very strongly ..."

7. An elementary treatise on mineralogy and geology by Parker Cleaveland (1816)
"We notice both changeable and irised colors in the same article, ... The exhibition of changeable and irised colors, when the latter is not merely a tarnish ..."

8. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1849)
"Arsenic becomes irised through the action of hydrogen from the atmosphere ... These irised colours sometimes proceed from the absorption of oxygen and the ..."

9. The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal (1849)
"Cause of irised Colours on Minerals.—From M. Hausmann's valuable Memoir, sent to us. on this branch of optical mineralogy, we gather that the irised colours ..."

10. An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Designed for the Use of Pupils by Parker Cleaveland (1822)
"We include both changeable and irised colors in the same article, ... The exhibition of changeable and irised colors, when the latter is not merely a ..."

11. A System of Mineralogy: Including an Extended Treatise on Crystallography by James Dwight Dana (1837)
"The tarnish is described as irised, when it exhibits the fixed prismatic colors. Ex. specular iron ore from Elba. Variegated copper ore is an instance of ..."

12. The Journal of the Royal Institution of Great Britain by Royal Institution of Great Britain (1831)
"irised AURORA BOREALIS. The following particulars of a phenomenon of this kind ... Then pencils or rather columns,perfectly irised, were seen very strongly ..."

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