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annectent

or an·nec·tant

[ uh-nek-tuhnt ]
/ əˈnɛk tənt /
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adjective Zoology.
connecting or linking, as a group of animals transitional between two other species, families, classes, etc.
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Origin of annectent

1820–30; <Latin annectent- (stem of annectēns tying to, present participle of annectere), equivalent to an-an-2 + nect- bind + -ent--ent
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annectent
[ ə-nĕktənt ]

adj.
Connected with; joined.
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