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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ferous  \Fe"rous\,  a.  [L.  ferus.  See  {Fierce}.] 
  Wild;  savage.  [R.]  --Arthur  Wilson. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  -ferous  \-fer*ous\  [L.  -fer.  fr  ferre  to  bear.  See  {Bear}  to 
  support.] 
  A  suffix  signifying  bearing,  producing,  yielding;  as 
  auriferous,  yielding  gold;  chyliferous,  producing  chyle. 




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