verb (used with or without object), a·nas·to·mosed, a·nas·to·mos·ing. Physiology, Anatomy, Geology.
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Lastly, towards the caudal region the right and left strands approach and anastomose, eventually coalescing in the mid line.
These ribs are very irregular, and anastomose with each other throughout; the pileus hollow, opening into the irregular stem.Mushroom Culture|W. Robinson
These represent ridges or crests which anastomose over the pileus, forming reticulations.Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc.|George Francis Atkinson
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
Near the ciliary end of the vitreous humour they anastomose with the vessels of the membrana capsulo-pupillaris.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour