carniferous

[ kahr-nif-er-uh s ]
/ kɑrˈnɪf ər əs /

adjective

bearing flesh.

Origin of carniferous

1835–45; < Latin carni- (combining form of carō flesh) + -ferous
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for carniferous