having an orifice or mouth

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Stomatiferous — Stom a*tif er*ous, a. [Gr. sto ma, atos mouth + ferous.] Having or producing stomata. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stomatiferous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bearing and Carrying — The following table is a relatively complete listing of words relating to the bearing, exuding, carrying, emitting, or containing of things by other things. Note that almost all of them end in ferous or gerous (from the Latin ferre and gerere,… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • stoma —   n. (pl. mata ), mouth; orifice; breathing pore of plants.    ♦ stomatal, a.    ♦ stomatic   a. pertaining to stoma.; n. & a. Medicine, used for disorders of mouth.    ♦ stomatiferous, a. having stoma.    ♦ stomatitis, n. inflammation of mouth.… …   Dictionary of difficult words

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