al·​bar·​i·​um | \ al-ˈber-ē-əm \
plural -s

Definition of albarium

: a thin white stucco

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First Known Use of albarium

circa 1823, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for albarium

Latin, from neuter of albarius of the whitening of walls, from albus + -arius -ary

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“Albarium.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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