Definition of ferro- in English:

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ferro-

Pronunciation: /ˈferō/

combiningForm

1Containing iron: ferroconcrete
1.1 Chemistry Of iron with a valence of two; ferrous. Compare with ferri-.

Origin

From Latin ferrum 'iron'.

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Syllabification: ferro-

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