balsamiferous

[bawl-suh-mif-er-uh s]

adjective

yielding balsam.

Origin of balsamiferous

First recorded in 1675–85; balsam + -i- + -ferous
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British Dictionary definitions for balsamiferous

balsamiferous

adjective

yielding or producing balsam
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