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polliniferous

or pol·len·if·er·ous

[ pol-uh-nif-er-uhs ]
/ ˌpɒl əˈnɪf ər əs /
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adjective
Botany. producing or bearing pollen.
Zoology. fitted for carrying pollen.
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Origin of polliniferous

First recorded in 1800–10; pollen + -i- + -ferous
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British Dictionary definitions for polliniferous

polliniferous

polleniferous

/ (ˌpɒlɪˈnɪfərəs) /

adjective
producing pollenpolliniferous plants
specialized for carrying pollenthe polliniferous legs of bees
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