Definitions

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  • suffix Bearing or producing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A suffix signifying bearing, producing

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A terminal element in words of Latin origin, the common adjective form of -ger, ‘-bearing,’ as in cornigerous, etc.

Etymologies

From Latin gero ("I carry") (from gerere ("to bear, carry")) + English -ous; see jest. (Wiktionary)

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