verb (used without object), de·hisced, de·hisc·ing.
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