Amazing Adjectives, Number Two!

Here are a couple of words that are  both related to berries, just in a different way.


\ bak-siv-er-uh s \, adjective;

1. feeding on berries

“Helen explained that baccivorous game birds living in and over brush were much sweeter to eat that birds living on fish.”


\ bak-sif-er-uh s \, aadjective;

1. bearing or producing berries

“Maine’s bacciferous cranberry vines have established the state as a leading producer of the unique holiday berries.”

Source: and The Highly Selective Dictionary of Golden Adjectives for the Extraordinarily Literate by Eugene Ehrlich.


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