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carboniferous in Geology topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcarboniferouscar‧bon‧if‧er‧ous /ˌkɑːbəˈnɪfərəs◂ $ ˌkɑːr-/ adjective technical 🔊 🔊 HEGproducing or containing carbon or coal 🔊 carboniferous rocks
Examples from the Corpus
carboniferousThe ones now dead, and carboniferous fruit themselves.The layer upon layer of carboniferous fruit.