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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sil·very /ˈsɪlv(ə)ri/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sil·ver·y a.
 1. Resembling, or having the luster of, silver; grayish white and lustrous; of a mild luster; bright.
 All the enameled race, whose silvery wing
 Waves to the tepid zephyrs of the spring.   --Pope.
 2. Besprinkled or covered with silver.
 3. Having the clear, musical tone of silver; soft and clear in sound; as, silvery voices; a silvery laugh.
 Silvery iron Metal., a peculiar light-gray fine-grained cast iron, usually obtained from clay iron ore.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: lustrous gray; covered with or tinged with the color of
             silver; "silvery hair" [syn: argent, silver, silverish]
      2: resembling or reminiscent of silver; "a soft silvern voice";
         "singing in her silvery tones" [syn: silvern]
      3: having the white lustrous sheen of silver; "a land of silver
         (or silvern) rivers where the salmon leap"; "repeated
         scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen" [syn: silver,