Bulbiferous
Bulbiferous Bul*bif"er*ous, a. [Bulb,n.+ -ferous: cf. F. bulbif[`e]re.] (Bot.) Producing bulbs. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bulbiferous — [bul bif′ər əs] adj. of a plant having tiny bulbs, esp. if they replace the buds on the stem, as certain onions …   English World dictionary

  • bulbiferous — /bul bif euhr euhs/, adj. producing bulbs. [1800 10; < NL bulbifer (see BULB, I , FER) + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • bulbiferous — adjective Producing bulbs or bulbils …   Wiktionary

  • bulbiferous — bearing bulbs Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • bulbiferous — /bʌlˈbɪfərəs/ (say bul bifuhruhs) adjective producing bulbs …   Australian English dictionary

  • bulbiferous — /bul bif euhr euhs/, adj. producing bulbs. [1800 10; < NL bulbifer (see BULB, I , FER) + OUS] …   Useful english dictionary

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  • bulb — noun bʌlb, boʊlb a) Any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end the plants which grow in the earth from seed or bulbs. b) A light bulb See Also: bulbiferous, bulbil,… …   Wiktionary

  • 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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