follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

seleniferous

[sel-uh-nif-er-uh s] /ˌsɛl əˈnɪf ər əs/
adjective
1.
containing or yielding selenium.
Origin of seleniferous
1815-1825
1815-25; selen(ium) + -i- + -ferous
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for seleniferous
Historical Examples
  • There is no other exposure of the seleniferous shales of the zone; their course is masked by a rich belt of woodland.

    Edge Hill Edwin Walford

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for seleniferous

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for seleniferous

0
18
Scrabble Words With Friends