Conferruminate
Conferruminate Con`fer*ru"mi*nate, Conferruminated Con`fer*ru"mi*na`ted, a. [L. conferruminare to cement. See {Ferruminate}.] (Bot.) Closely united by the coalescence, or sticking together, of contiguous faces, as in the case of the cotyledons of the live-oak acorn. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • conferruminate — verb To unite into a solid mass See Also: conferrumination …   Wiktionary

  • conferruminate — con·fer·ru·mi·nate …   English syllables

  • conferruminate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Conferruminated — Conferruminate Con fer*ru mi*nate, Conferruminated Con fer*ru mi*na ted, a. [L. conferruminare to cement. See {Ferruminate}.] (Bot.) Closely united by the coalescence, or sticking together, of contiguous faces, as in the case of the cotyledons of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • con|fer|ru|mi|nat|ed — «KON feh ROO muh NAY tihd», adjective. = conferruminate. (Cf. ↑conferruminate) …   Useful english dictionary

  • conferruminated — adjective see conferruminate …   Useful english dictionary

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