Anthraciferous An`thra*cif"er*ous, a. [Gr. ? coal + -ferous.] (Min.) Yielding anthracite; as, anthraciferous strata. [1913 Webster]

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  • anthraciferous — |an(t)thrə|sif(ə)rəs, |aan adjective Etymology: anthracite + ferous : containing or yielding anthracite anthraciferous strata …   Useful english dictionary

  • anthraciferous — an·thra·cif·er·ous …   English syllables

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