Ammonitiferous Am`mon*i*tif"er*ous, a. [Ammonite + -ferous.] Containing fossil ammonites. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • ammonitiferous — adj. [Gr. Ammon, Jupiter; ferre, to carry] Said of rocks containing ammonites …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • ammonitiferous — am·mo·nit·if·er·ous …   English syllables

  • ammonitiferous — |aməˌnīd.|if(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: ammonite (I) + i + ferous : containing ammonites …   Useful english dictionary

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