Glanduliferous Glan`du*lif"er*ous, a. [L. glandula gland + -ferous; cf. F. glandulif[`e]re.] Bearing glandules. [1913 Webster]

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  • glanduliferous — bearing glands Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • glanduliferous — glan·du·lif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • glanduliferous — |glanjə|lif(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: obsolete English glandule glandula, glandular swelling especially on the neck (from Middle French, glandula) + English i + ferous : bearing small glands …   Useful english dictionary

  • glandular — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. endocrine, hormonal; adrenal, thyroidal, etc. See body, excretion. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. glandulous, epithelial, secretory, glanduliferous …   English dictionary for students

  • 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

  • glandulopaniculatum —   L. glandulosa, with abundant small glands; paniculus, panicle; atum, possessing. Panicle branches glanduliferous …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

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