Sudoriferous meaning

so͝o'də-rĭf'ər-əs
Producing or secreting sweat.

Sudoriferous glands.

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Secreting sweat.
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Producing or secreting sweat.

Sudoriferous glands.

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Sweaty or sweating, bearing sweat.
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Origin of sudoriferous

  • From Late Latin sūdōrifer Latin sūdor sweat sweid- in Indo-European roots Latin -fer -fer
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From the Latin sÅ«dōrifer (“bearing sweat"). The term originally came from the Latin sÅ«dor (“sweat") from the Latin verb sÅ«dō (“I sweat") + -i- + -fer (“-fer, that which carries") from the Latin verb ferō (“I bring") + -ous (forming -ferous).
    From Wiktionary