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jaculiferous

[jak-yuh-lif-er-uh s] /ˌdʒæk yəˈlɪf ər əs/
adjective, Botany, Zoology.
1.
having dartlike spines.
Origin of jaculiferous
1850-1855
1850-55; < New Latin jaculifer dart-bearing (jaculi-, combining form of Latin jaculum dart + -fer -fer) + -ous; see jaculate
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