Origin of piliferous
Examples from the Web for piliferous
“I think he represents the mild eccentricity that a lot of us associate with piliferous men,” Porter says.
Just below the piliferous layer two or three layers of thick-walled cells are seen.A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses|Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
Piliferous, bearing a slender bristle or hair (pilum), or beset with hairs.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray