Origin of connate
Examples from the Web for connate
In some of the species this sheath is connate with the base of the stem, firm and persistent.
Connate-perfoliate, when a pair of leaves are connate round a stem, 60.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
In the systems to which, Locke replies, they had been called innate or connate.The Uncollected Writings of Thomas de Quincey--Vol. 1|Thomas de Quincey
Involucres 1-fruited, connate with the lobes beneath, horizontal, opening by a vertical terminal slit.
Stipes long, erect or curved, simple or usually fasciculate and often connate, arising from a thin hypothallus.The Myxomycetes of the Miami Valley, Ohio|A. P. Morgan