Origin of sessile
Related formsses·sil·i·ty [se-sil-i-tee] /sɛˈsɪl ɪ ti/, nounpseu·do·ses·sile, adjectivesub·ses·sile, adjective
Examples from the Web for sessile
Lip sac-shaped, sessile, entire, and without callosities at base.
The plant is sessile and quite strongly rooted with fine rootlets.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
The flowers are sessile, in little rounded heads; the whole inflorescence forming an irregular umbel or a loose panicle.Field and Woodland Plants|William S. Furneaux
Flowers few, sessile and capitate clustered on the mostly long peduncles.
Terebrantia: Hymenoptera with sessile abdomen and valved ovipositors: Thripids in which the ovipositor of female is borer-like.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith