jubiter

See also: Jubiter

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From Latin Iuppiter. So named because of its astrological association with the planet.

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jubiter (uncountable)

  1. (rare, sometimes capitalised) A malleable, silvery metal; tin.
    • 1500, Singer, Catalogue of Latin and Vernacular Alchemical Manuscripts in Great Britain in Ireland.
      The boke...shewith howe that saturne may be turnyd into lune and jubiter into white sol..by the mene of a water that is 7 times sharper..than ever was any vineger.

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