Examples of pestiferous in a Sentence
a pestiferous weed that has given gardeners no end of grief
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Mr. Marín said three factors favored his coffee: the elevation, which is high enough to keep pestiferous coffee borer bugs at bay; the humidity, which stems from passing clouds that provide a steady stream of moisture; and the red soil.
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Origin and Etymology of pestiferous
Middle English, from Latin pestifer pestilential, noxious, from pestis + -fer -ferous
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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