Definition of canaliferous in English:

canaliferous

adjective

Zoology
  • Having or bearing a canal or canals.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Edward Griffith (1790–1858), naturalist. From canal + -iferous, after French canalifère and its etymon post-classical Latin canalifer.

Pronunciation

canaliferous

/ˌkanəˈlɪfərəs/