Flammiferous Flam*mif"er*ous, a. [L. flammifer; flamma flame + ferre to bear.] Producing flame. [1913 Webster]

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  • flammiferous — (ˈ)fla|mif(ə)rəs, fləˈm adjective Etymology: Latin flammifer flammiferous (from flammi from flamma flame + fer) + English ous : producing or bright with flame * * * flammifˈerous adjective Producing flame • • • Main Entry: ↑flame …   Useful english dictionary

  • flammiferous — producing flame Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • flammiferous — flam·mif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • 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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