Sacciferous Sac*cif"er*ous, a. [L. saccus a sack + -ferous.] (Biol.) Bearing a sac. [1913 Webster]

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  • sacciferous — sacciferous, a. Anat., Zool., and Bot. (sækˈsɪfərəs) [f. L. sacc us sac2 + fer bearing + ous.] Bearing a sac. in Webster Suppl. [Bot.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • sacciferous — bearing a sac or sacs Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • sacciferous —   a. bearing sac(s).    ♦ sacciform a. sac shaped …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Bearing and Carrying — The following table is a relatively complete listing of words relating to the bearing, exuding, carrying, emitting, or containing of things by other things. Note that almost all of them end in ferous or gerous (from the Latin ferre and gerere,… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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