Definition of -ferous

: bearing : producing carboniferous

History and Etymology for -ferous

Middle English, from Anglo-French & Latin; Anglo-French -fere -fer, from Latin -fer

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“-ferous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-ferous. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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