Definition of pappiferous in English:

pappiferous

adjective

Botany
rare
  • Bearing a pappus; downy.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Mayne (1808–1868). From pappus + -iferous. Compare French pappifère.

Pronunciation

pappiferous

/pəˈpɪf(ə)rəs/