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adj. - Of or relating to or containing iron.

Usage examples (35)
  • One is a hard type of iron ore known as ferrous oxide.
  • Those derived from the lower oxide, known as ferrous salts, are generally pale and greenish.
  • A greyish drab may be got by adding ferrous sulphate.
  • ferrous sulphate is the most familiar ferrous compound. for more
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