ferous definition

  • adjective:
    • wild; savage
    • Wild; savage.
    • crazy; savage
    • crazy; savage.
    • crazy; savage
    • crazy; savage.
    • wild; savage
    • Wild; savage.
    • crazy; savage
    • wild; savage
    • crazy; savage.
    • crazy; savage.
  • others:
    • crazy; savage; feral.
    • The terminal element, meaning ‘bearing’ or ‘producing,’ in certain substance adjectives, with English nouns in -fer (and brand new Latin kinds in -fer (in addition -ferus), m., -fera, f., -ferum, neut.): as, coniferous, cone-bearing; bacciferous, berry-producing; auriferous, gold-producing; pestiferous, pest-producing.
    • Wild; savage; feral.
    • The critical factor, indicating ‘bearing’ or ‘producing,’ in a few substance adjectives, with English nouns in -fer (and New Latin forms in -fer (also -ferus), m., -fera, f., -ferum, neut.): as, coniferous, cone-bearing; bacciferous, berry-producing; auriferous, gold-producing; pestiferous, pest-producing.
    • crazy; savage; feral.
    • The terminal factor, indicating ‘bearing’ or ‘producing,’ in a few chemical adjectives, with English nouns in -fer (and brand new Latin kinds in -fer (also -ferus), m., -fera, f., -ferum, neut.): as, coniferous, cone-bearing; bacciferous, berry-producing; auriferous, gold-producing; pestiferous, pest-producing.
    • crazy; savage; feral.
    • The terminal element, indicating ‘bearing’ or ‘producing,’ in some mixture adjectives, with English nouns in -fer (and New Latin kinds in -fer (in addition -ferus), m., -fera, f., -ferum, neut.): because, coniferous, cone-bearing; bacciferous, berry-producing; auriferous, gold-producing; pestiferous, pest-producing.
    • Wild; savage; feral.
    • The terminal factor, meaning ‘bearing’ or ‘producing,’ in a few mixture adjectives, with English nouns in -fer (and brand new Latin forms in -fer (also -ferus), m., -fera, f., -ferum, neut.): as, coniferous, cone-bearing; bacciferous, berry-producing; auriferous, gold-producing; pestiferous, pest-producing.
    • crazy; savage; feral.
    • The terminal element, meaning ‘bearing’ or ‘producing,’ in some compound adjectives, with English nouns in -fer (and New Latin forms in -fer (also -ferus), m., -fera, f., -ferum, neut.): as, coniferous, cone-bearing; bacciferous, berry-producing; auriferous, gold-producing; pestiferous, pest-producing.

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