Septiferous

Septiferous

Sep*tif"er*ous\, a. [Septum + -ferous: cf. F. septif[`e]re.] (Bot.) Bearing a partition; -- said of the valves of a capsule.
Webster's Revised

Septiferous

Sep*tif"er*ous\, a. [Gr. ??? putrefied + -ferous.] Conveying putrid poison; as, the virulence of septiferous matter.
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