anastomose

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See also: anastomosé

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anastomose (third-person singular simple present anastomoses, present participle anastomosing, simple past and past participle anastomosed)

  1. (transitive) (of streams and rivers, blood vessels, etc) To join (two or more things) by anastomosis, to interconnect forming a network.
    • 2014 [2013], Rob Dinnis; Chris Stringer, Britain: One million years of human history, London: Natural History Museum, →ISBN, page 31:
      Happisburgh's humans discarded their stone tools close to one of several anastomosing, slow-flowing low-energy rivers, all of which meandered across a floodplain into a large estuary.
  2. (intransitive) (of rivers, blood vessels, etc) To join by anastomosis.

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anastomose (comparative more anastomose, superlative most anastomose)

  1. (botany, mycology) Joined or run together. Interconnected
  2. (of rivers, etc) Joined or run together, ramified, interconnected

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anastomose f (plural anastomoses)

  1. anastomosis

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anastomose

  1. first-person singular present indicative of anastomoser
  2. third-person singular present indicative of anastomoser
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of anastomoser
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of anastomoser
  5. second-person singular imperative of anastomoser

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anastomose f (plural anastomoses)

  1. (anatomy) anastomosis (connection between two channels or vessels)
  2. (surgery) anastomosis (creation of a connection two channels or vessels)

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anastomose

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of anastomosar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of anastomosar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of anastomosar.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of anastomosar.