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Origin of dehiscence
OTHER WORDS FROM dehiscencede·his·cent, adjectivenon·de·his·cent, adjective
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How to use dehiscence in a sentence
Nothing similar appears in the gray specimens of the present form, although the dehiscence is quite as certainly circumscissile.The North American Slime-Moulds|Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
Trees with furrowed bark; pulp surrounding nut continuous, without lines of dehiscence on the surface.Trees of Indiana|Charles Clemon Deam
Fruit a large, bony, edible nut surrounded by a husk that has no regular dehiscence.Trees of the Northern United States|Austin C. Apgar
Regular Dehiscence in a capsule takes place in two ways, which are best illustrated in pods of two or three cells.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
When the anther-lobes are erect, the cleft is lengthwise along the line of the suture—longitudinal dehiscence (fig. 25).