The piliferous layer of skin contains the hair follicles.
- An example of piliferous is a hair follicle; a piliferous follicle.
- An example of piliferous is the vitamin biotin; a piliferous vitamin.
The definition of piliferous is a person or thing that has or produces hair.
having or bearing hair or hairs
Origin of piliferouspili- + -ferous
Bearing or producing hair.
Origin of piliferousLatin pilus hair -ferous
(comparative more piliferous, superlative most piliferous)
- Containing or producing hair.