Placentiferous Plac`en*tif"er*ous, a. [Placenta + -ferous.] (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) Having or producing a placenta. [1913 Webster]

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  • placentiferous — plac·en·tif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • placentiferous — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|tif(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: New Latin placenta + English iferous archaic : having a placenta …   Useful english dictionary

  • placentigerous — placentigerous, a. Zool. and Bot. (plæsɛnˈtɪdʒərəs) [f. placenta + gerous.] Bearing a placenta: = placentiferous. in Cent. Dict. in Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

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