glumiferous

glu·mif·er·ous

English syllables. 2014.

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  • glumiferous — bearing glumes Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • glumiferous — (ˈ)glü|mif(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: glume + iferous : bearing glumes * * * glumifˈerous adjective Having glumes • • • Main Entry: ↑glume …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bearing and Carrying — The following table is a relatively complete listing of words relating to the bearing, exuding, carrying, emitting, or containing of things by other things. Note that almost all of them end in ferous or gerous (from the Latin ferre and gerere,… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • glume —   n. dry bract of grass flower.    ♦ glumaceous,    ♦ glumose, a. like or composed of glumes    ♦ glumiferous, a. bearing glumes …   Dictionary of difficult words

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