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ferriferous

[fuh-rif-er-uh s] /fəˈrɪf ər əs/
adjective
1.
producing or yielding iron:
ferriferous rock.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; ferri- + -ferous
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ferriferous

/fɛˈrɪfərəs/
adjective
1.
producing or yielding iron; iron-bearing: a ferriferous rock
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