Definitions of Aurum

  1. Gold. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  2. Gold; a yellow metal, one of the elements, symbol Au, atomic weight 197.2. The pure metal is used for filling cavities in the teeth; some of the salts are employed in medicine. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  3. Gold. Aurum fulminans, or fulminating gold, gold dissolved in nitro-muriatic acid, and precipitated by ammonia. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. Gold-a. Chloratum, Gold, muriate of-a. Chloratum natronatum, see Gold-a. Foliatum, Gold leaf-a. in Libellis, Gold leaf-a. Leprosum, Antimonium- a. Limatum, see Gold -a. Muriaticum, see Gold-a. Muriaticum natronatum, see Gold. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  5. Gold; a. fulminans, fulminate of gold; a. mosaicum, bisulphide of tin, bronzepowder; a. potabile, drinkable gold (once in repute as a cordial). [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  6. Gold. Chemical symbol, Au. There are many different salts of gold and numerous pharmaceutical preparations of them, the chlorid of gold and sodium being one of the few which has attained any degree of popularity in modern therapeutics. [Latin] Appleton's medical dictionary.