Joined by having grown together.
More example sentences
- Each bract bears an ovule adnate to its expanding base.
- Five united stamens are adnate to the top of the pistil, which is made up of five connate carpels.
- The tubular corollas of male parent plants were first sectioned longitudinally, then sections with adnate stamens and corolla portions were removed with a forceps.
Definition of adnate in:
- The British & World English dictionary