melliferous

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin mellifer ‎(bearing honey), from mel ‎(honey) + ferō ‎(I bear).

Adjective[edit]

melliferous ‎(comparative more melliferous, superlative most melliferous)

  1. Bearing honey
  2. (botany) Bearing any substance that is collected by bees to produce honey

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