sanguiferous

[ sang-gwif-er-uh s ]
/ sæŋˈgwɪf ər əs /
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adjective

conveying blood, as a blood vessel.

Nearby words

  1. sangria,
  2. sangría,
  3. sangui-,
  4. sanguicolous,
  5. sanguifacient,
  6. sanguification,
  7. sanguinaria,
  8. sanguinarine,
  9. sanguinary,
  10. sanguine

Origin of sanguiferous

First recorded in 1675–85; sangui- + -ferous

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Medicine definitions for sanguiferous

sanguiferous

[ săng-gwĭfər-əs ]

adj.

Conveying blood.

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