from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To become or cause to become stuck or glued together.
- transitive v. Medicine To become or cause to become reunited, as bones or tissues.
- adj. Relating to the abnormal adhering of tissues to one another.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To stick or glue together
- v. To join together, to unite
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Glued together; united, as by some adhesive substance.
- transitive v. To glue together; to unite by some glutinous or tenacious substance; to cause to adhere or to grow together.
- intransitive v. To unite by the intervention of some glutinous substance; to coalesce.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To glue together; unite by some glutinous or tenacious substance; reunite by adhesion; cement.
- To adhere; coalesce; become united by the intervention of some glutinous substance.
- Glued together; specifically, in botany, united by some adhesive substance, but not organically united: as, con-glutinate organs.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. stick together
- v. cause to adhere
Middle English conglutinaten, from Latin conglūtināre, conglūtināt- : com-, com- + glūtināre, to glue (from glūten, glūtin-, glue).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
An adaptation of conglūtināt-, the perfect passive participial stem of the Latin conglūtinō. Compare the French conglutiner. (Wiktionary)