[ koh-aj-uh-nit, -neyt ]
/ koʊˈædʒ ə nɪt, -ˌneɪt /
adjective Zoology, Botany.
united by growth.
Origin of coadunate
Related formsco·ad·u·na·tion, noun
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Examples from the Web for coadunate
Coadunate: joined together at base; two or more joined together; said of elytra when permanently united at the suture.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
British Dictionary definitions for coadunate
/ (kəʊˈædjʊnɪt, -ˌneɪt) /
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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