nickeliferous

adjective

nick·​el·​if·​er·​ous ˌni-kə-ˈli-f(ə-)rəs How to pronounce nickeliferous (audio)
: containing nickel

Word History

First Known Use

1821, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nickeliferous was in 1821

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Cite this Entry

“Nickeliferous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nickeliferous. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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