Definition of Concrescent

1. Adjective. growing together ¹



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Definition of Concrescent

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Concrescent

concords
concorporate
concorporation
concorporations
concorporeal
concours
concourse
concourses
concr.
concremation
concremations
concrement
concrements
concrescence
concrescences
concrescent (current term)
concrescentism
concrescible
concrescive
concreta
concrete
concrete jungle
concrete mixer
concrete noun
concrete nouns
concrete oils
concrete operations
concrete representation
concrete term

Literary usage of Concrescent

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1. Essay on the Archaeology of Our Popular Phrases, Terms & Nursery Rhymes by John Bellenden Ker (1840)
"mass purposed to combine its concrescent matter). Je, everlasting, ever enduring state; also ye, you; lief, ..."

2. A Course on Practical Elementary Biology by John Bidgood (1893)
"The posterior portion is free, the anterior is concrescent with the body-wall. ... The edges of the outer lamellae of the outer gill-plates are concrescent ..."

3. Organography of Plants, Especially of the Archegoniata and Spermaphyta by Karl Eberhard Goebel (1905)
"which become concrescent at a relatively late period. Their inturned margins bear the ovules upon the under-surface, and upon the margin (Fig. ..."

4. Veitch's Manual of the Coniferae: Containing a General Review of the Order by Adolphus Henry Kent (1900)
"Leaves in decussate pairs, glandular ; on the axial growths subulate-oblong, mucronate, concrescent ; on the lateral herbaceous shoots smaller, scale-like, ..."

5. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1916)
"BOODLE* has discovered concrescent leaves on a tree of Pinus Laricio growing in the ... 8 BOODLE, LA, concrescent and solitary foliage leaves in Pinus. ..."

6. The Cambridge Natural History by Arthur Everett Shipley, Sidney Frederic Harmer (1895)
"Recent. Single genus, Prasina. FAM. 3. Ostreidae. — Heart generally ventral to the rectum, branchiae concrescent with the mantle, no byssus; ..."

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