concrescent
adjective see concrescence

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  • concrescent — CONCRESCÉNT, Ă, concrescenţi, te, adj. 1. (bot.) Concrescut. Petale concrescente. 2. (med.; despre organe) Afectat de concrescenţă; cu concrescenţă. – Din fr. concrescent. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  CONCRESCÉNT adj. v.… …   Dicționar Român

  • concrescent — concrescence [ kɔ̃kresɑ̃s ] n. f. • 1884; du lat. concrescere « croître ensemble » 1 ♦ Bot. Soudure de pièces voisines d un végétal. 2 ♦ Pathol. Croissance commune de parties primitivement séparées. Concrescence de deux racines dentaires. Adj.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • concrescent — sənt adjective Etymology: back formation from concrescence : exhibiting concrescence : grown or growing together a flower with concrescent petals …   Useful english dictionary

  • concrescent — See concrescence. * * * …   Universalium

  • concrescent — adjective growing together …   Wiktionary

  • concrescent — con|cres|cent Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • concrescent — adj. grows by the addition of parts, coalescent …   English contemporary dictionary

  • concrescent — con·cres·cent …   English syllables

  • concrescence — concrescent, adj. /kon kres euhns/, n. Biol. a growing together, as of tissue or embryonic parts; coalescence. [1600 10; < L concrescentia, equiv. to concrescent (s. of concrescens, prp. of concrescere to harden, set; see CON , CRESCENT) + ia IA; …   Universalium

  • concrescence — noun Etymology: Latin concrescentia, from concrescent , concrescens, present participle of concrescere to grow together, from com + crescere to grow more at crescent Date: 1614 1. increase by the addition of particles 2. a growing together ; …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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