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drossy

[draw-see, dros-ee] /ˈdrɔ si, ˈdrɒs i/
adjective, drossier, drossiest.
1.
containing dross.
2.
resembling dross; worthless.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English; see dross, -y1
Related forms
drossiness, noun
undrossy, adjective
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