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ferriferous / fuh-riff-er-uhs
adjective
1. producing or yielding iron

Example: For a patient with anemia, a doctor might recommend some ferriferous dietary supplements.

Origin: 1805–15; ferri- + -ferous (Latin)

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/ferriferous
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