Definitions for chalybeatekəˈlɪb i ɪt, -ˌeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chalybeate(adj)

    containing or impregnated with or tasting of iron


  1. chalybeate(Noun)

    A mineral water that was a voguish general remedy during the 17th-19th century.

  2. chalybeate(Adjective)

    Flavored with mineral salts

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chalybeate(adj)

    impregnated with salts of iron; having a taste like iron; as, chalybeate springs

  2. Chalybeate(noun)

    any water, liquid, or medicine, into which iron enters as an ingredient

  3. Origin: [NL. chalybeatus, fr. chalubeus. See Chalubean.]


  1. Chalybeate spring

    Chalybeate waters, also known as ferruginous waters, are mineral spring waters containing salts of iron.


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