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manganiferous

[mang-guh-nif-er-uh s] /ˌmæŋ gəˈnɪf ər əs/
adjective, Mineralogy
1.
containing manganese.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; mangan(ese) + -i- + -ferous
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Examples for manganiferous
  • Scattered exposures of manganiferous rocks in the study area are too small to be considered resources.

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