Definition of Anastomosing

1. Verb. (present participle of anastomose) ¹



2. Adjective. (context: mycology) Fused together in a vein-like network; used to describe mushroom gills that are interconnected with veins. ¹

3. Adjective. (context: geology) Networked into irregularly branching and reconnecting veins of ore. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Anastomosing

1. anastomose [v] - See also: anastomose

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anastomosing

anastases
anastasis
anastate
anastatic
anastatically
anastigmat
anastigmatic
anastigmatic lens
anastigmats
anastole
anastomose
anastomosed
anastomosed graft
anastomoses
anastomosing (current term)
anastomosing fibres
anastomosing vessel
anastomosis
anastomosis arteriovenosa
anastomotic
anastomotic branch
anastomotic branch of middle meningeal artery to lacrimal artery
anastomotic stricture
anastomotic ulcer
anastomotic vein
anastomotic veins
anastral
anastrophe
anastrophes

Literary usage of Anastomosing

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1833)
"A Case of anastomosing Aneurism of the External maxillary Artery, treated successfully by Tying the Common Carotid Artery, by DAVID L. ROGERS, M. 1). ..."

2. A Manual of organic materia medica by John Michael Maisch (1890)
"anastomosing FIBROUS TISSUE SPONGIA.—SPONGE. Habitat. — In the sea attached to rocks; sometimes planted. Origin. ..."

3. Principles of human physiology by William Benjamin Carpenter (1876)
"... the only known exception being in the case of the spleen (§ 157, ii).1 These tubes commonly form a minutely- anastomosing network (Fig. ..."

4. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1883)
"... anastomosing with the terminal branches of the glu-teal and circumflex iliac arteries. The descending branches, three or four in number, pass downwards, ..."

5. Paxton's Botanical Dictionary: Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of by Joseph Paxton (1868)
"... a seed ; the seeds are articulated with anastomosing nerves. Linn. 21, Or. 1, Nat. ... anastomosing ..."

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