auric

play
adjective au·ric \ˈȯr-ik\

Definition of auric

  1. :  of, relating to, or derived from gold

Recent Examples of auric from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'auric.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

Origin and Etymology of auric

Latin aurum


Medical Dictionary

auric

play
adjective au·ric \ˈȯr-ik\

Medical Definition of auric

  1. :  of, relating to, or derived from gold

Learn More about auric


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up auric? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

cleverly stylish

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time-traveler-quiz-which-word-came-first
  • Which came first?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!