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exserted


exserted


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exsert  \Ex*sert"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Exserted};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Exserting}.]  [See  {Exsert},  a.,  {Exert}.] 
  To  thrust  out  to  protrude;  as  some  worms  are  said  to  exsert 
  the  proboscis. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exsert  \Ex*sert"\,  Exserted  \Ex*sert"ed\,  a.  [L.  exsertus  p.  p. 
  of  exserere  to  stretch  out  or  forth.  See  {Exert}.] 
  Standing  out  projecting  beyond  some  other  part  as  exsert 
  stamens. 
 
  A  small  portion  of  the  basal  edge  of  the  shell 
  exserted.  --D.  H. 
  Barnes.