chalybeate definition

  • adjective:
    • Impregnated with or containing salts of iron.
    • sampling like iron, as liquid from a mineral springtime.
    • Impregnated with or containing salts of metal.
    • Tasting like metal, as liquid from a mineral springtime.
    • Flavored with mineral salts
    • Flavored with mineral salts
    • Impregnated with salts of metal; having a taste like iron.
    • Impregnated with salts of iron; having a taste like iron.
    • containing or impregnated with or tasting of iron
    • containing or impregnated with or tasting of metal
  • noun:
    • Water or medicine containing iron in solution.
    • Water or medicine containing metal in solution.
    • A mineral liquid which was a voguish general remedy during the 17th-19th century.
    • A mineral liquid that has been a voguish basic remedy during the 17th-19th century.
    • Any water, liquid, or medicine, into which metal enters as an ingredient.
    • Any liquid, fluid, or medication, into which iron enters as an ingredient.
    • A mineral water or other liquid impregnated with iron.
    • A mineral liquid or other fluid impregnated with metal.
  • others:
    • Qualified because of the presence of metal: placed on a medicine containing metal, and particularly to springs and waters impregnated with iron, or keeping metal in answer.
    • skilled because of the existence of metal: applied to a medicine containing iron, and especially to springs and seas impregnated with metal, or holding iron in option.
    • concerning or feature of a spring or medication containing iron: as, a chalybeate style; chalybeate impacts.
    • Relating to or attribute of a spring or medicine containing metal: as, a chalybeate taste; chalybeate impacts.
    • Steel-blue; chalybeous.
    • Steel-blue; chalybeous.

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