[ ad-heer-uhnd, -her-, ad-hi-rend ]
/ ædˈhɪər ənd, -ˈhɛr-, ˌæd hɪˈrɛnd /
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any substance bonded to another by an adhesive.
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Origin of adherend
1945–50; adhere + -end (<Latin -endum gerund suffix)
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