verb (used without object), de·hisced, de·hisc·ing.
- dehiwala-mount lavinia,
Origin of dehisce
Examples from the Web for dehisce
The name capsule is applied generally to all dry syncarpous fruits, which dehisce by valves.
Tendrils semi-continuous to semi-intermittent, bifid, dehisce early.The Grapes of New York|U. P. Hedrick
When mature they dehisce by a small opening, and when broken open will disclose the olive or greenish-yellow capillitium.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard