flos ferri

noun
flos fer·​ri | \ fläˈsfeˌrī \

Definition of flos ferri

: an aragonite that occurs in delicate white coralloid forms and is common in beds of iron ore

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History and Etymology for flos ferri

New Latin, literally, flower of iron

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“Flos ferri.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flos%20ferri. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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