seleniferous

adjective

sel·​e·​nif·​er·​ous ˌse-lə-ˈni-f(ə-)rəs How to pronounce seleniferous (audio)
: containing or yielding selenium
seleniferous vegetation
seleniferous soils

Word History

First Known Use

1823, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of seleniferous was in 1823

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Cite this Entry

“Seleniferous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seleniferous. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

Medical Definition

seleniferous

adjective
sel·​e·​nif·​er·​ous ˌsel-ə-ˈnif-(ə-)rəs How to pronounce seleniferous (audio)
: containing or yielding selenium
seleniferous vegetation
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