Alburn Al"burn, n. [L. alburnus, fr. L. albus white. Cf. Auburn.] (Zo["o]l.) The bleak, a small European fish having scales of a peculiarly silvery color which are used in making artificial pearls. [1913 Webster]

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  • alburn — ALBÚRN, alburnuri, s.n. Totalitatea straturilor tinere situate între scoarţa şi inima trunchiului unui copac, prin care trec apa şi sărurile minerale; albeţ, albuleţ. – Din it. alburno, lat. alburnum. Trimis de ana zecheru, 26.11.2002. Sursa: DEX …   Dicționar Român

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  • alb — ALB, Ă, albi, e, adj., subst. I. adj. 1. Care are culoarea zăpezii, a laptelui; (despre culori) ca zăpada, ca laptele. ♢ Carne albă = carne de pasăre sau de peşte. Hârtie (sau coadă) albă = hârtie care nu a fost scrisă. Rând alb = spaţiu nescris… …   Dicționar Român

  • albeţ — ALBÉŢ, EÁŢĂ, albeţi, e, adj., s.n. (reg.) 1. adj. Albineţ. 2. s.n. Alburn. – Alb + suf. eţ. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  ALBÉŢ s. v. alburn. Tri …   Dicționar Român

  • albuleţ — ALBULÉŢ, albuleţe, s.n. (reg.) Alburn. – Alb + suf. uleţ. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  ALBULÉŢ s. v. alburn. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  albuléţ s. n., pl …   Dicționar Român

  • Auburn — Au burn, a. [OE. auburne blonde, OF. alborne, auborne, fr. LL. alburnus whitish, fr. L. albus white. Cf. {Alburn}.] 1. Flaxen colored. [Obs.] Florio. [1913 Webster] 2. Reddish brown. [1913 Webster] His auburn locks on either shoulder flowed.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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