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Definition of Adnate

Adnate
Adnate Ad"nate, a. [L. adnatus, p. p. of adnasci. See Adnascent, and cf. Agnate.] 1. (Physiol.) Grown to congenitally. 2. (Bot.) Growing together; -- said only of organic cohesion of unlike parts. An anther is adnate when fixed by its whole length to the filament. --Gray. 3. (Zo["o]l.) Growing with one side adherent to a stem; -- a term applied to the lateral zooids of corals and other compound animals.

Meaning of Adnate from wikipedia

- Adnate may refer to: adnation, in botany conjoined twins This disambiguation page lists articles ****ociated with the title Adnate. If an internal link...
- Morphologically, gills are classified according to their attachment to the stem: Adnate Adnexed Decurrent Emarginate Free Seceding Sinuate Subdecurrent See Tom...
- conical to convex cap 2.5 to 8 centimetres (1 to 3+1⁄4 in) in diameter, adnate gills and a 5.5 to 11 cm (2+1⁄4 to 4+1⁄4 in) tall stipe. English naturalist...
- fruitbodies have a small conical or convex cap, subdistant gills with an adnate attachment, and a slender brown stipe. As a blueing member of the genus...
- a sticky, glutinous surface texture. Gills on the cap underside have an adnate or sinuate attachment to the stipe. They are initially pale purplish-brown...
- slightly hygrophanous, turning greenish or blue where damaged. Gills: Broadly adnate to adnexed attachment, close, starting out gray and turning black as the...
- upper regions of the stipe. Gills: The lamellae are ascending, sinuate to adnate, brown, often stained into black where injured, close, with two tiers of...
- sometimes striated or finely corrugated, flesh thick and firm. Gills: Adnate to adnexed, close, thin, pallid, mottled, slightly olive-greenish, becoming...
- Stamen Stamens can also be adnate (fused or joined from more than one whorl): epipetalous: adnate to the corolla epiphyllous: adnate to undifferentiated tepals...
- and it does not stain when cut or injured. The gills are free to narrowly adnate, subcrowded to crowded, cream to pale cream, truncate, unevenly distributed...