polleniferous etymology

English word polleniferous comes from English -iferous, English pollen

Detailed word origin of polleniferous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-iferous English (eng)
pollen English (eng) A fine granular substance produced in flowers. Technically a collective term for pollen grains (microspores) produced in the anthers of flowering plants. (This specific usage dating from mid 18th century.). Fine powder in general, fine flour (16th century usage documented by the OED; no longer common.).
polleniferous English (eng) (botany) Producing pollen; polliniferous.

Words with the same origin as polleniferous

Descendants of -iferous
coloriferous coralliferous crystalliferous fossiliferous galeniferous gasiferous guaniferous gummiferous insectiferous lamelliferous mammaliferous manniferous muriatiferous nectariferous nitrogeniferous ocelliferous ozoniferous papuliferous phosphoriferous pyritiferous siliciferous stoloniferous sulphuriferous uriniferous
Descendants of pollen
pollinate self-pollinating