Definition of oleiferous in English:

oleiferous

Syllabification: o·le·if·er·ous
Pronunciation: /ˌōlēˈifərəs
 
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adjective

Botany
  • (Of seeds, glands, etc.) producing oil.
    More example sentences
    • The unagi was especially rich and oleiferous, but then it always is.

Origin

early 19th century: from Latin oleum 'oil' + -ferous.

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