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manganiferous

[ mang-guh-nif-er-uhs ]
/ ˌmæŋ gəˈnɪf ər əs /
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adjective Mineralogy.

containing manganese.

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Origin of manganiferous

First recorded in 1850–55; mangan(ese) + -i- + -ferous
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