Transferring or bearing poison

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • veneniferous — |venə|nif(ə)rəs adjective Etymology: Latin venenifer veneniferous (from venenum + fer ferous) + English ous : bearing or transmitting poison and especially a natural venom …   Useful english dictionary

  • veneniferous — Conveying poison, as through a sting or bite. [L. venenifer, fr. venenum, poison, + fero, to carry] * * * ven·e·nif·er·ous .ven ə nif (ə )rəs adj bearing or transmitting poison and esp. a natural venom * * * ven·e·nif·er·ous (ven″ə… …   Medical dictionary

  • veneniferous — carrying poison Bearing and Carrying …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • veneniferous — ven·e·nif·er·ous …   English syllables

  • baleful — Synonyms and related words: apocalyptic, bad, baneful, bitchy, black, bodeful, boding, corroding, corrosive, corrupting, corruptive, counterproductive, cussed, damaging, dark, deadly, deleterious, detrimental, dire, direful, disadvantageous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • baneful — Synonyms and related words: apocalyptic, appalling, atrocious, awful, bad, baleful, beastly, black, bodeful, boding, brutal, calamitous, cataclysmal, cataclysmic, catastrophic, consuming, consumptive, corroding, corrosive, corrupting, corruptive …   Moby Thesaurus

  • catching — Synonyms and related words: alluring, annexational, appealing, appetizing, attractive, beguiling, bewitching, blandishing, cajoling, captivating, charismatic, charming, coaxing, come hither, communicable, confiscatory, contagious, coquettish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • communicable — Synonyms and related words: allowable, assignable, bequeathable, bestowable, catching, conductive, consignable, contagious, conveyable, deadly, destructive, devisable, endemic, envenomed, epidemial, epidemic, epiphytotic, epizootic, expansive,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • contagious — Synonyms and related words: assignable, catching, communicable, conductive, consignable, conveyable, deadly, destructive, endemic, envenomed, epidemial, epidemic, epiphytotic, epizootic, expressable, impartable, infectious, infective, inoculable …   Moby Thesaurus

  • corrosive — Synonyms and related words: ablative, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acid, acidic, acidulent, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, actual cautery, angry, baleful, baneful, biodegradable, biting, bitter, brand, brand iron, branding iron, caustic, cauter,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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