verdigris: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (vûr'di-grēs", -gris), [key]
— n.
  1. a green or bluish patina formed on copper, brass, or bronze surfaces exposed to the atmosphere for long periods of time, consisting principally of basic copper sulfate. Also called
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