sterling c.1300, "silver penny," probably from M.E. sterre (see star), from the stars
that appeared in the design of certain Norman coins, + dim. suffix -ling.
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5. silver (n.) a soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest
electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free ...
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out of 742 Synonyms are silvery, argent and white.
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voted out of 711 Synonyms are superior, excellent and first-rate.
Sterling silver definition, of, relating to, or noting British money: The sterling
equivalent is #5.50. See more. ... sterlingly, adverb. sterlingness, noun.
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a fineness of 0.925, now used ... manufactured articles of sterling silver. 9.