Words nearby cupriferous
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Copper silicates occur in the mineral kingdom, many minerals owing their colour to the presence of a cupriferous element.
The lower part of this stratum shows symptoms of the cupriferous schist that lies underneath.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
A cupriferous variety, from Jalpa in Tabasco, Mexico, is known as jalpaite.
The yield of the argentiferous and cupriferous ores, proved, alas!The Life of Sir Richard Burton|Thomas Wright
On ore smelting he describes the reduction of iron and lead ores and cupriferous silver or gold ores with lead.De Re Metallica|Georgius Agricola