Sacchariferous
Sacchariferous Sac`cha*rif"er*ous, a. [L. saccharon sugar + -ferous.] Producing sugar; as, sacchariferous canes. [1913 Webster]

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  • sacchariferous — /sak euh rif euhr euhs/, adj. Chem. containing or yielding sugar. [1750 60; SACCHAR + I + FEROUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • sacchariferous — adjective producing or containing sugar …   Wiktionary

  • sacchariferous — Producing sugar. * * * sac·cha·rif·er·ous .sak ə rif (ə )rəs adj producing or containing sugar …   Medical dictionary

  • sacchariferous — bearing sugar Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • sacchariferous — sac·cha·rif·er·ous || sækÉ™ rɪfÉ™rÉ™s adj. containing sugar; producing sugar (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sacchariferous — sac·cha·rif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • sacchariferous — |sakə|rif(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: sacchar + ferous : producing or containing sugar …   Useful english dictionary

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