Mellific
Mellific Mel*lif"ic, a. [L. mel, mellis, honey + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See {-fy}.] Producing honey. [1913 Webster]

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  • mellific — † mellific, a. Obs. rare 0. [ad. L. mellific us f. mell(i) , mel honey + ficus: see fic. Cf. F. mellifique.] ‘That makes honey’. in Phillips (ed. Kersey). in Mayne Expos. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mellification — Mel li*fi*ca tion, n. [L. mellificare to make honey: cf. F. mellification. See {Mellific}.] The making or production of honey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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