Definition of adhibit in English:

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adhibit

Pronunciation: /ədˈhɪbɪt/

verb (adhibits, adhibiting, adhibited)

[with object] formal
Apply or affix (something) to something else: signed by a partner who would either adhibit the firm’s signature or his own
More example sentences
  • The solemn work went on during the forenoon, and again in the afternoon, and was continued in the evening until all the ministers present had adhibited their names.
  • Especially, the time effect is remarkable for it to patch corners of stone material, to adhibit at location to speed up curing.
  • Houses are generally made of three levels: the lowest, adhibited to stable, the middle one used for the everyday living, and the upper where the hay was stored.

Derivatives

adhibition

Pronunciation: /adhɪˈbɪʃ(ə)n/
noun
Example sentences
  • For the special base, if the strengthening adhibition is needed or the sealing material should dip into water, please spread primer first.
  • The main aim of our firm is to centre upon the needs and objectives of our clients in the effort of improving the cash-flow, through the adhibition of our flow collection services.

Origin

Early 16th century (in the sense 'take in, include'): from Latin adhibit- 'brought in', from the verb adhibere, from ad- 'to' + habere 'hold, have'.

Words that rhyme with adhibit

exhibit, gibbet, inhibit, prohibit

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: ad|hibit

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