- The definition of piliferous is a person or thing that has or produces hair.
- An example of piliferous is a hair follicle; a piliferous follicle.
- An example of piliferous is the vitamin biotin; a piliferous vitamin.
Origin: pili- plush -ferous
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Origin: Latin pilus, hair + -ferous.
piliferous - Medical Definition