chalybeate

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ferruginous

 [fĕ-roo´jĭ-nus]
containing iron or iron rust; called also chalybeate.

cha·lyb·e·ate

(ka-lib'ē-āt),
Obsolete term for impregnated with or containing iron salts and for a therapeutic agent containing iron.
[G. chalyps (chalyb-), steel]

chalybeate

(kə-lĭb′ē-ĭt, -lē′bē-)
adj.
1. Impregnated with or containing salts of iron.
2. Tasting like iron, as water from a mineral spring.
n.
Water or medicine containing iron in solution.

chalybeate

containing or charged with iron.