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Meaning of FERROUS

Pronunciation:  'ferus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  of or relating to or containing iron
 

FERROUS is a 7 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: ferric
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fer"rous\, a. [Cf. F. ferreux. See {Ferreous}.] (Chem.)
Pertaining to, or derived from, iron; -- especially used of
compounds of iron in which the iron has its lower valence;
as, ferrous sulphate.

 

 

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