Definition of papyriferous in English:

papyriferous

adjective

rare
  • Producing or yielding papyrus or paper.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Blount (1618–1679), antiquary and lexicographer. From classical Latin papȳrifer papyrus-bearing (from papȳrus + -fer) + -ous; compare -ferous.

Pronunciation

papyriferous

/ˌpapɪˈrɪf(ə)rəs/