Pronunciation: (yoo-rē'ku, yu-),[key] —interj. 1. (cap.) I have found (it): the reputed exclamation of Archimedes when, after long study, he discovered a method of detecting the amount of alloy mixed with the gold in the crown of the king of Syracuse.
2. (used as an exclamation of triumph at a discovery.)
Pronunciation: (yoo-rē'ku, yu-),[key] —n. a city in NW California. 24,153.