Definitions

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

  • adj. Producing or containing latex.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Containing latex; applied to the tissue or tubular vessels in which the latex of the plant is found.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Containing the latex; -- applied to the tissue or tubular vessels in which the latex of the plant is found.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, bearing or containing latex.

Etymologies

Latin latex, laticis, a liquid + -ferous. (Wiktionary)

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