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View synonyms for setiferous

setiferous

/ sɪˈtɪfərəs; sɪˈtɪdʒərəs /

adjective

  1. biology bearing bristles


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Word History and Origins

Origin of setiferous1

C19: see seta , -ferous , -gerous

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Example Sentences

Anal tubercles thick, conspicuous, setiferous, with one short hair.

The proximal, non-setiferous portion of the exopodite is evidently at an angle with the setiferous part.

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SETIsetiform