Eu*ra`si*at"io(?), a. (Geog.) Of or pertaining to the continents of Europe and Asia combined.
Eu*re"ka(?). [Gr. I have found, perfect indicative of to find.] The exclamation attributed to Archimedes, who is said to have cried out "Eureka! eureka!" (I have found it! I have found it!), upon suddenly discovering a method of finding out how much the gold of King Hiero's crown had been alloyed. Hence, an expression of triumph concerning a discovery.
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