EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin sory, from Ancient Greek σῶρυ (sōru, a kind of ore).

NounEdit

sory (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry, obsolete) green vitriol, or some earth impregnated with it

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 18:05