anastomose

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

  1. (transitive) (of rivers, blood vessels, etc) To join (two or more things) by anastomosis.
    • 2014, Rob Dinnis; Chris Stringer, Britain: One million years of human history, London: Natural History Museum, ISBN 978 0 565 09337 2, 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.

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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)
See also: anastomosé