Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Variant of polliniferous.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Producing pollen; polliniferous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Producing pollen; polliniferous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An erroneous form of polliniferous.

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Examples

  • There is one expression which you botanists often use (though, I think, not you individually often), which puts me in a passion -- viz., calling polleniferous flowers

    More Letters of Charles Darwin — Volume 1

  • With respect to the word "sterile" as used for male or polleniferous flowers, it has always offended my ears dreadfully; on the same principle that it would to hear a potent stallion, ram or bull called sterile, because they did not bear, as well as beget, young.

    More Letters of Charles Darwin — Volume 1

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