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anastomose


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anastomose  \A*nas"to*mose\,  v.  i. 
  Of  any  channels  or  lines,  to  meet  and  unite  or  run  into  each 
  other  as  rivers;  to  coalesce;  to  interjoin. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anastomose  \A*nas"to*mose\,  v.  i.  [imp.  p.  p.  {Anastomozed};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Anastomosing}.]  [Cf.  F.  anastomoser,  fr 
  anastomose.  See  {Anastomosis}.]  (Anat.  &  Bot.) 
  To  inosculate;  to  intercommunicate  by  anastomosis,  as  the 
  arteries  and  veins. 
 
  The  ribbing  of  the  leaf,  and  the  anastomosing  network 
  of  its  vessels.  --I.  Taylor. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  anastomose 
  v  :  join  by  anastomosis,  as  of  blood  vessels 




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