Definition of aluminiferous in English:

aluminiferous

adjective

  • Alum-bearing, yielding alum. In later use also: containing alumina.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in William Nicholson. From classical Latin alūmin-, alūmen alum + -iferous, originally after French aluminifère.

Pronunciation

aluminiferous

/əˌl(j)uːmɪˈnɪf(ə)rəs/