What does lactiferous mean?

Definitions for lactiferouslækˈtɪf ər əs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word lactiferous.


  1. lactiferous(Adjective)

    Bearing or containing milk or a milky fluid.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lactiferous(adj)

    bearing or containing milk or a milky fluid; as, the lactiferous vessels, cells, or tissue of various vascular plants

  2. Origin: [l. lac, lactis, milk + -ferous: cf. F. lactifre.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lactiferous in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lactiferous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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