Definition of titaniferous in English:


Line breaks: titan|if¦er¦ous
Pronunciation: /ˌtʌɪtəˈnɪf(ə)rəs


  • (Of rocks and minerals) containing or yielding titanium.
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    • Presently ilmenite is being won from titaniferous iron ore deposits in New York, Canada, Finland, and Norway.
    • The invention relates generally to the art of extracting titanium from titaniferous materials.
    • The mining of titaniferous ore has affected the region socially, ecologically and economically.

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