verb (used with or without object), a·nas·to·mosed, a·nas·to·mos·ing.Physiology, Anatomy, Geology.
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Example sentences from the Web for anastomose
They anastomose and unite together, so that by stage L there is constructed a regular network.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
The threads appear at first sight entirely simple, but are really several times furcate, and not infrequently anastomose.The North American Slime-Moulds|Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
Occasionally one or two filaments cross from one wall to another, and once I have seen these anastomose.Fungi: Their Nature and Uses|Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
The ramifications of these series freely anastomose with corresponding vessels of the opposite side.Diseases of the Horse's Foot|Harry Caulton Reeks
The lymphatics of the larynx anastomose to a large extent with the networks of the adjacent organs (tongue, pharynx, trachea).