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splen•dif•er•ous  (splen difər əs),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. splendid;
splen•difer•ous•ly, adv. 
splen•difer•ous•ness, n. 
  • Late Latin splendōrifer brightness-bearing (see splendor, -fer, -ous; loss of -or probably by shift of stress, syncope, and dissimilation) + -ous
  • late Middle English 1425–75

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splendiferous /splɛnˈdɪfərəs/ adj
  1. facetious grand; splendid: a really splendiferous meal
Etymology: 15th Century: from Medieval Latin splendiferus, from Latin splendor radiance + ferre to bring


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