cupriferous

adjective
cu·​prif·​er·​ous | \ kyü-ˈpri-f(ə-)rəs How to pronounce cupriferous (audio) , kü- \

Definition of cupriferous

: containing copper

First Known Use of cupriferous

1784, in the meaning defined above

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“Cupriferous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cupriferous. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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