[ in-ter-os-kyuh-leyt ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈɒs kyəˌleɪt /
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verb (used without object), in·ter·os·cu·lat·ed, in·ter·os·cu·lat·ing.
to interpenetrate; inosculate.
to form a connecting link.
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How to use interosculate in a sentence
The Adige has now just reached this state: its delta is continuous with the delta of the Po, and their branches interosculate.Science in Arcady|Grant Allen
British Dictionary definitions for interosculate
/ (ˌɪntərˈɒskjʊˌleɪt) /
rare (intr) biology (of two different species or groups of organisms) to share certain characteristics
Derived forms of interosculateinterosculation, noun
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