containing or yielding diamonds for mining.
- Also diamantiferous.
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How to use diamondiferous in a sentence
Those days in dark diamondiferous caverns were full of strange experiences.South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. IV (of 6) | Louis Creswicke
Since that epoch the exploitation has been continued by lessees of the diamondiferous grounds.
The nuggets and diamond-bearing stones stick in the grease, but the non-diamondiferous pebbles pass over.Seven Legs Across the Seas | Samuel Murray
Well, of my thirty thousand tried acres, a hundred only are diamondiferous.A Simpleton | Charles Reade
During 1909 various companies were formed to exploit the diamondiferous area.