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yttriferous

[ ih-trif-er-uhs ]
/ ɪˈtrɪf ər əs /
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adjective

yielding or containing yttrium.

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Origin of yttriferous

First recorded in 1875–80; yttri(um) + -ferous
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British Dictionary definitions for yttriferous

yttriferous
/ (ɪˈtrɪfərəs) /

adjective

containing or yielding yttrium
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