Related formslac·tif·er·ous·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for lactiferous
In some cinchona bark a system of lactiferous vessels is found between the liber and mesophlum.
Let me curr to quercine shades Effund your albid hausts, lactiferous maids!The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table|Oliver Wendell Holmes
The most characteristic structure, however, and that by which chicory can be easily identified, is the lactiferous tissue.