Entry from British & World English dictionary
Providing shade: lugubrious gardens with their umbriferous vines
More example sentences
- The vegetation is umbriferous bulbiferous forest.
- This reserve is located in a transitional area between dense umbriferous submontane forest and mixed umbriferous submontane forest.
Early 17th century: from Latin umbrifer (from umbra 'shade' + -fer 'bearing') + -ous.
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