Foliferous
Foliferous Fo*lif"er*ous, a. [L. folium leaf+ -ferous: cf. F. foliif[`e]re.] Producing leaves. [Written also {foliiferous}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • foliferous — bearing leaves Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • foliferous — fo·lif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • foliferous —   a. bearing leaves.    ♦ foliform, a. leaf shaped …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • foliferous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • foliiferous — Foliferous Fo*lif er*ous, a. [L. folium leaf+ ferous: cf. F. foliif[ e]re.] Producing leaves. [Written also {foliiferous}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • foliiferous — adjective see foliferous …   Useful english dictionary

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