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polliniferous

[pol-uh-nif-er-uh s] /ˌpɒl əˈnɪf ər əs/
adjective
1.
Botany. producing or bearing pollen.
2.
Zoology. fitted for carrying pollen.
Also called polleniferous.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < New Latin pollin- (stem of pollen) pollen + -i- + -ferous
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  • Collecting polleniferous material at the time of voucher specimen collection from herbarium specimens.
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polliniferous

/ˌpɒlɪˈnɪfərəs/
adjective
1.
producing pollen: polliniferous plants
2.
specialized for carrying pollen: the polliniferous legs of bees
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