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sacchariferous

[sak-uh-rif-er-uh s]
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adjective Chemistry.
  1. containing or yielding sugar.

Origin of sacchariferous

First recorded in 1750–60; sacchar- + -i- + -ferous
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sacchariferous in Medicine

sacchariferous

(săk′ə-rĭfər-əs)
adj.
  1. Producing sugar.
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