Exserting
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. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • exsertion — (ˈ)ek|sərshən noun ( s) : the action of exserting or state of being exserted * * * exserˈtion noun • • • Main Entry: ↑exsert * * * exsertion (ɛksˈsɜːʃən) [as if ad. L. *exsertiōn em, n. o …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Exserted — 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. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Genipa — Taxobox name = Genipa image width = 240px image caption = Left: Geniculata . Right: Genipa americana regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Genipa genus authority = L.… …   Wikipedia

  • ex|ser|tion — «ehk SUR shuhn», noun. the act of exserting or state of being exserted …   Useful english dictionary

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