resiniferous

[rez-uh-nif-er-uh s]
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adjective

yielding resin.

Nearby words

  1. resilient,
  2. resilin,
  3. resin,
  4. resin duct,
  5. resinate,
  6. resinify,
  7. resinoid,
  8. resinous,
  9. resinously,
  10. resiny

Origin of resiniferous

First recorded in 1665–75; resin + -i- + -ferous

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British Dictionary definitions for resiniferous

resiniferous

adjective

yielding or producing resin
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