argentiferous

[ahr-juh n-tif-er-uh s]

Origin of argentiferous

1795–1805; < Latin argent(um) silver + -i- + -ferous
Related formsnon·ar·gen·tif·er·ous, adjective
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argentiferous

adjective
  1. containing or bearing silver
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