What does aluminous mean?

aluminous meaning in General Dictionary

regarding or containing alum or alumina as aluminous minerals aluminous option

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  • with respect to or containing aluminum or alum
  • regarding or containing alum, or alumina; because, aluminous minerals, aluminous answer.

aluminous meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Pertaining to or containing alum, or alumina; as, aluminous nutrients, aluminous solution.


Sentence Examples with the word aluminous

Some clays, however, such as fireclays, contain very little potash or soda, while they are rich in alumina; and it is a fair inference that hydrated aluminous silicates, such as kaolin, are well represented in these rocks.

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