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Meaning of MORTIFEROUS

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mor"tif"er*ous\, a. [L. mortifier; mors, mortis,
death + ferre to bring: cf. F. mortif[`e]re.]
Bringing or producing death; deadly; destructive; as, a
mortiferous herb. --Gov. of Tongue.

 

 

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