zinciferous


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zinciferous

(zɪŋˈkɪfərəs)
adj
(Chemistry) containing or yielding zinc
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As a result, we now know that the sulfur in nickel-copper deposits is of crustal origin, whereas the sulfur in zinciferous shale deposits is oceanic (Sangster 1990).
The company will retrieve zinc from zinciferous iron dust.