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adjective (1)

: yielding gum or resinous substances


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adjective (2)

: relating to the Guttiferae

Word History


Adjective (1)

New Latin guttifer guttiferous (from gutti- —from Latin gutta drop— + Latin -fer -ferous) + English -ous

Adjective (2)

New Latin Guttiferae + English -ous

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“Guttiferous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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