Origin of appressed
Related formssub·ap·pressed, adjective
Examples from the Web for appressed
Leaf-buds small, short, pointed and with curved tips, appressed.
Leaf-buds small, short, obtuse or pointed, appressed; leaf-scars prominent.
Involucre club-shaped, yellowish; the rigid somewhat glutinous scales linear, closely imbricated and appressed.
Pileoli innumerable, inflexed and appressed, plicate, brown.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
Involucre globular; the imbricated scales coriaceous and appressed at base, attenuate to long stiff points with hooked tips.