am·​y·​lif·​er·​ous | \ ¦amə¦lif(ə)rəs\

Definition of amyliferous

: bearing or producing starch

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First Known Use of amyliferous

1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amyliferous

amyl- + -i- + -ferous

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