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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...
- Morphologically, gills are cl****ified according to their attachment to the stem: Adnate Adnexed Decurrent Emarginate Free Seceding Sinuate Subdecurrent See Tom...
- whorl are connate, while fused parts originating from different whorls are adnate; parts that are not fused are free. When petals are fused into a tube or...
- slightly hygrophanous, turning greenish or blue where damaged. Gills: Broadly adnate to adnexed attachment, close, starting out gray and turning black as the...
- Stamen Stamens can also be adnate (fused or joined from more than one whorl): epipetalous: adnate to the corolla epiphyllous: adnate to undifferentiated tepals...
- distinctions are often made to distinguish the types of attached gills: adnate gills, which adjoin squarely to the stalk; notched gills, which are notched...
- the upper regions of the stipe. The lamellae are ascending, sinuate to adnate, brown, often stained into black where injured, close, with two tiers of...
- the sti****s is called the "sti****tion". Free, lateral As in Hibiscus. Adnate Fused to the petiole base, as in Rosa. Ochreate Provided with ochrea, or...
- being reduced to staminodes (4). The filaments of the stamens are always adnate (fused) to the style to form cylindrical structure called the gynostemium...
- depression, the hilum. Anatropous ovules have a portion of the funiculus that is adnate (fused to the seed coat), and which forms a longitudinal ridge, or raphe...
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