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Definition of Argentiferous

Argentiferous
Argentiferous Ar`gen*tif"er*ous, a. [L. argentum silver + -ferous: cf. F. argentif[`e]re.] Producing or containing silver; as, argentiferous lead ore or veins.

Meaning of Argentiferous from wikipedia

- Silver mining is the extraction of the precious metal silver from the Earth through excavation (i.e., mining). Silver is found in a native form very rarely...
- limited silver in solid solution within the galena structure. These argentiferous galenas have long been an important ore of silver. Silver-bearing galena...
- Freibergite is a complex sulfosalt mineral of silver, copper, iron, antimony and ****nic with formula (Ag,Cu,Fe) 12(Sb,As) 4S 13. It has cubic crystals...
- Stromeyerite is a sulfide mineral of copper and silver, with the chemical formula AgCuS. It forms opaque blue grey to dark blue orthorhombic crystals....
- generally lustrous semiconductors. Most true silver deposits, as opposed to argentiferous deposits of other metals, came from Tertiary period vulcanism. The prin****l...
- through a limestone capping. When actively mined, the silver vein of argentiferous galena (silver-bearing lead) was large and well defined. The silver...
- gold, platinum group metals, silica, chromite, vanadiferous magnetite, argentiferous zinc, antimony, cobalt, copper, iron, manganese, tin, coal, andalusite...
- sluiced the deposits. The Romans also exploited the silver present in the argentiferous galena in the mines of Cartagena (Cartago Nova), Linares (Castulo),...
- production of silver requires the smelting and then cupellation of argentiferous lead ores. Lead melts at 327°C, lead oxide at 888°C and silver melts...
- steep arduous argentum argent- silver argent, argentate, argenteous, argentiferous, Argentina, argentite arma arm- arms (weapons) alarm, ambry, armada...