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From Latin astrifer, from astrum (star) + ferre (to bear).


astriferous (comparative more astriferous, superlative most astriferous)

  1. Bearing stars.
    astriferous robes
    astriferous Heaven
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for astriferous in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)