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synonyms for cupriferous

  • cupreous
  • cuprous
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How to use cupriferous in a sentence

The lower part of this stratum shows symptoms of the cupriferous schist that lies underneath.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
The yield of the argentiferous and cupriferous ores, proved, alas!
THE LIFE OF SIR RICHARD BURTONTHOMAS WRIGHT
Copper silicates occur in the mineral kingdom, many minerals owing their colour to the presence of a cupriferous element.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 7, SLICE 3VARIOUS
On ore smelting he describes the reduction of iron and lead ores and cupriferous silver or gold ores with lead.
DE RE METALLICAGEORGIUS AGRICOLA
A cupriferous variety, from Jalpa in Tabasco, Mexico, is known as jalpaite.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 2, SLICE 5VARIOUS
The description is no doubt that of the Mannsfeld cupriferous slates.
DE RE METALLICAGEORGIUS AGRICOLA
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WORDS RELATED TO CUPRIFEROUS

  • cupreous
  • cupriferous
  • cuprous
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.