Globuliferous
Globuliferous Glob`u*lif"er*ous, a. [Globule + -ferous.] Bearing globules; in geology, used of rocks, and denoting a variety of concretionary structure, where the concretions are isolated globules and evenly distributed through the texture of the rock. [1913 Webster]

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  • globuliferous — /glob yeuh lif euhr euhs/, adj. containing or producing globules. [1790 1800; GLOBULE + I + FEROUS] * * * …   Universalium

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  • globuliferous — bearing globules Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • globuliferous — glob·u·lif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • globuliferous — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|lif(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: globule + iferous : spherulitic …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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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