of, resembling, or containing iron: a ferreous alloy.
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It is in this stuff, or sandy and ferreous cement, that the gold occurs.Impressions of South Africa | James Bryce
British Dictionary definitions for ferreous
containing or resembling iron: a ferreous alloy; a ferreous substance
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