Meaning of uraniferous in English:

uraniferous

Pronunciation /ˌjʊərəˈnɪf(ə)rəs/ /ˌjɔːrəˈnɪf(ə)rəs/

adjective

Geology Mineralogy
  • Containing or yielding uranium.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Records of General Science. From uran- + -iferous, probably after French uranifère.