Stanniferous Stan*nif"er*ous (st[a^]n*n[i^]f"[~e]r*[u^]s), a. [L. stannum tin + -ferous.] Containing or affording tin. [1913 Webster]

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  • stanniferous — adjective Containing or producing the metal tin …   Wiktionary

  • stanniferous — stan·nif·er·ous (stan ifґər əs) [L. stannum tin + ferous] containing tin …   Medical dictionary

  • stanniferous — bearing tin Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • stanniferous — stan·nif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • stanniferous — /stænˈɪfərəs/ (say stan ifuhruhs) adjective bearing tin. {Late Latin stannum + iferous} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Оловосодержащие бораты —         (a. stanniferous borates; н. zinnfuhrende Borate; ф. borates stanniferes; и. boratos estaniferos) группа минералов класса боратов, потенциальный источник олова и бора. K ним относятся: борат кальция и олова норде …   Геологическая энциклопедия

  • Lucia di Simone Robbia —     Lucia di Simone Robbia     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Lucia di Simone Robbia     Sculptor, b. at Florence, 1400; d. 1481. He is believed to have studied design with a goldsmith, and then to have worked in marble and bronze under Ghiberti. He… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Bearing and Carrying — The following table is a relatively complete listing of words relating to the bearing, exuding, carrying, emitting, or containing of things by other things. Note that almost all of them end in ferous or gerous (from the Latin ferre and gerere,… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • stann- — combining form or stanni or stanno Etymology: Late Latin stannum tin more at stannum : relating to or containing tin stannide …   Useful english dictionary

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