Auriferous in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Auriferous

describes rocks or minerals that contain gold

Examples of Auriferous in a sentence

Placing his hands on the auriferous treasure, the pirate lusted for the golden trinkets. 🔊

Miners headed to California in search of auriferous rocks were often disappointed to find that gold was scarce. 🔊

Although the auriferous rocks can be found in the basin, locating them is rare. 🔊

The golden bits were removed from the auriferous crater and measured for pricing. 🔊

Containing many auriferous drifts, the river was once a popular place for gold mining. 🔊

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