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argentiferous

[ahr-juh n-tif-er-uh s] /ˌɑr dʒənˈtɪf ər əs/
adjective
1.
containing silver; silver-bearing.
Origin of argentiferous
1795-1805
1795-1805; < Latin argent(um) silver + -i- + -ferous
Related forms
nonargentiferous, adjective
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argentiferous

/ˌɑːdʒənˈtɪfərəs/
adjective
1.
containing or bearing silver
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