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ossiferous

[o-sif-er-uh s] /ɒˈsɪf ər əs/
adjective
1.
containing bones, especially fossil bones:
ossiferous caves and rock beds.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; < Latin ossi- (combining form of os) bone + -ferous
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British Dictionary definitions for ossiferous

ossiferous

/ɒˈsɪfərəs/
adjective
1.
(geology) containing or yielding bones: ossiferous caves
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ossiferous in Medicine

ossiferous os·sif·er·ous (ŏ-sĭf'ər-əs)
adj.
Containing or producing bone.

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