flammiferous

adjective

flam·​mif·​er·​ous
(ˈ)fla¦mif(ə)rəs,
fləˈm-
: producing or bright with flame

Word History

Etymology

Latin flammifer flammiferous (from flammi- —from flamma flame—+ -fer) + English -ous

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“Flammiferous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flammiferous. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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