culmiferous

[kuhl-mif-er-uh s]

adjective

having or producing culms.

Nearby words

  1. culloden moor,
  2. cully,
  3. culm,
  4. culmen,
  5. culmicolous,
  6. culminant,
  7. culminate,
  8. culmination,
  9. culminative,
  10. culo

Origin of culmiferous

First recorded in 1695–1705; culm2 + -i- + -ferous

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British Dictionary definitions for culmiferous

culmiferous

adjective

(of grasses) having a hollow jointed stem
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