: bearing agate
agatiferous rocks

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary agate entry 1 + -i- + -ferous

First Known Use

1823, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of agatiferous was in 1823

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“Agatiferous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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