from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Setiferous.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Covered with bristles; having or bearing a seta or setae.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Covered with bristles; having or bearing a seta or setæ; setiferous; ; specifically (Bot.), tipped with a bristle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as setiferous.
On the abdomen six pairs of powerful biramose natatory feet with long setae have been formed beneath the Nauplius-skin, and behind these are two short, setigerous caudal appendages (Figure 58).
Subclass Cirripedia, 'I found in the shell of this Cirripede, a blood-red Annelide, with a short, flat body, about half an inch long and two lines in breadth, with twenty-five body-segments, and without projecting setigerous tubercles or jointed cirri.