follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

polliniferous

or polleniferous

[pol-uh-nif-er-uh s] /ˌpɒl əˈnɪf ər əs/
adjective
1.
Botany. producing or bearing pollen.
2.
Zoology. fitted for carrying pollen.
Origin of polliniferous
1820-1830
1820-30; < New Latin pollin- (stem of pollen) pollen + -i- + -ferous
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for polliniferous
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for polliniferous

polliniferous

/ˌpɒlɪˈnɪfərəs/
adjective
1.
producing pollen: polliniferous plants
2.
specialized for carrying pollen: the polliniferous legs of bees
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for polliniferous

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for polliniferous

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for polliniferous