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  1. cauliferousadjective

    Giving rise to a stalk or stem

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Cauliferousadjective

    A term in botany for such plants as have a true stalk, which a great many have not.

    Etymology: from caulis, a stalk, and fero, to bear, Lat.

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  1. cauliferous

    Type of tree whose flowers and fruit grow from the trunk or older branches.

    The cacaos are cauliferous, you know. The fruit grows straight from the trunk, and stays in fruit from the time they're five well into their thirties.

    Submitted by anonymous on March 22, 2018  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cauliferous in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cauliferous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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