variants: or chalco- or less commonly chalk- or chalko-

Definition of chalc-

: copper : brass : bronze chalcomenite chalcomancy

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History and Etymology for chalc-

French & Latin, from Greek chalk-, chalko-, from chalkos copper, probably akin to Lithuanian geležis iron, Russian zhelezo

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“Chalc-.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chalc-. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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