[koh-aj-uh-nit, -neyt]

adjective Zoology, Botany.

united by growth.

Origin of coadunate

1600–10; < Late Latin coadūnātus (past participle of coadūnāre to unite), equivalent to co- co- + ad- ad- + ūn(us) one + -ātus -ate1
Related formsco·ad·u·na·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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biology another word for connate (def. 3)
Derived Formscoadunation, nouncoadunative, adjective

Word Origin for coadunate

C19: from Late Latin coadūnāre to join together, from Latin adūnāre to join to, from ūnus one
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