thuriferous


thuriferous
incense-bearing

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Thuriferous — Thu*rif er*ous, a. [L. thurifer, turifer; thus frankincense + ferre to bear.] Producing or bearing frankincense. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thuriferous — adjective Producing, bearing or creating frankincense …   Wiktionary

  • thuriferous — thu·rif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • thuriferous — th(y)əˈrif(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: Latin thurifer + English ous : producing frankincense …   Useful english dictionary

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