diamondiferous

[ dahy-muhn-dif-er-uhs, dahy-uh- ]
/ ˌdaɪ mənˈdɪf ər əs, ˌdaɪ ə- /

adjective

containing or yielding diamonds for mining.

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Origin of diamondiferous

First recorded in 1865–70; diamond + -i- + -ferous
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