- bearing pomes or pomelike fruits.
Origin of pomiferous
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Historical Examples of pomiferous
Squashes, cucurbita melopepo, is a pomiferous herb much esteemed by the Antiguans.
- (of the apple, pear, etc) producing pomes or pomelike fruits
Word Origin for pomiferous
C17: from Latin pomifer fruit-bearing
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