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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...
- 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...
- pinkish tinged. The 2–4 cm stipe is green to greenish yellow. The broad adnate gills are greenish with yellow edges and spore print white. The green colouring...
- quatrefoiled; see four-leaf clover), cinquefoil, or septfoil, with sti****s adnate to the leaf-stalk, and heads or dense spikes of small red, purple, white...
- connected to the stalks holding the flowers, but are adnate or attached to the main stem (Adnate describes the fusing together of different unrelated...
- color fading in age and with dry weather. The closely spaced Gills have an adnate attachment to the stipe. They are initially tan until the spores mature...
- sometimes striated or finely corrugated, flesh thick and firm. Gills: Adnate to adnexed, close, thin, pallid, mottled, slightly olive-greenish, becoming...
- light lavender, fading to yellowish as the mushroom matures. The gills have adnate attachment and start off yellow, turning rusty brown as the spores mature...
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