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Related to Ferous: Ferrous fumarate, Ferrous gluconate

-ferous

 
word element [L.], bearing; producing.

-ferous

word element [L.], bearing; producing.

-ferous

suffix meaning "producing or carrying" something specified: lactiferous, sebiferous, tubiferous.

-ferous

word element. [L.] bearing, producing.
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The two or three final pages of The Queen of the Prisons of Greece are a rush of images and folkloric allusions culminating in a string of portmanteau words suffixed by the Greek ferous connoting transportation and metamorphosis: "limitiferous," "onceuponatimeiferous," "universiferous" and so on.
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