ferruginous

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ferrūgineus, from ferrūgo.

Adjective[edit]

ferruginous ‎(comparative more ferruginous, superlative most ferruginous)

  1. Containing iron.
  2. Rusty.
  3. Rust coloured.
    ferruginous colour:    

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