somniferous

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adjective som·nif·er·ous \säm-ˈni-f(ə-)rəs\

Definition of somniferous

Examples of somniferous in a sentence

  1. a somniferous enumeration of details that I could have done without

Origin and Etymology of somniferous

Latin somnifer somniferous, from somnus + -fer -ferous


First Known Use: 1602


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somniferous

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adjective som·nif·er·ous \säm-ˈnif-(ə-)rəs\

Medical Definition of somniferous



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