Definition of Ossiferous. Meaning of Ossiferous. Synonyms of Ossiferous

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Definition of Ossiferous

Ossiferous
Ossiferous Os*sif"er*ous, a. [L. os, ossis, a bone + -ferous: cf. F. ossif[`e]re.] Containing or yielding bone.

Meaning of Ossiferous from wikipedia

- extinct species of elephant, collected by Capt. Spratt, C.B.R.N., in the ossiferous cavern of Zebbug, in the island of Malta. Transactions of the Zoological...
- Figari (Sardegna, Italia)" [A cranium of B. insularis from the Pleistocene ossiferous breccia of Cape Figari (Sardinia, Italy)] (PDF). Atti della Accademia...
- oscul- os oss- bone exossation, interosseous, osseous, ossicle, ossicular, ossiferous, ossification, ossifrage, ossify, ossuary †ossiculum ossicul- ōscen ōscin-...
- and Notes of Hugh Falconer, Vol. II. Mastodont, elephant, rhinoceros, ossiferous caves, primeval man and his contemporaries: 471-480. Palmer, D., ed. (1999)...
- Coygan Cave was an ossiferous cave near Laugharne in Carmarthenshire, Wales. The cave was about a mile from the sea and located in a limestone hillside...
- osselet, osseocartilaginous, osseointegration, osseous, ossicle, ossicular, ossiferous, ossification, ossifrage, ossify, ossuary oste- bone Gr**** ὀστέον, ὀστέου...
- the Geological Society; 31, pp. 246–55 1877: "The exploration of the ossiferous deposits at Windy Knoll, Castleton, Derbyshire"., in: Quarterly Journal...
- Figari (Sardegna, Italia) ["A cranium of B. insularis from the Pleistocene ossiferous breccia of Cape Figari (Sardinia, Italy)"]. Atti della Accademia delle...
- own expense, to search for bones there, finding twelve new deposits in ossiferous caves, among them bones of the species Hippopotamus minor. In 1902, with...
- of the poet is released by the broken arm it becomes imprisoned in the ossiferous callus wherein lice build themselves a tomb in which to escape the magic...
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