Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In an adhesive manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In an adhesive manner.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb In a adhesive manner; by adhesion.

Etymologies

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adhesive +‎ -ly

Examples

  • The layers may be laminate cured together to form a single, integral structure (2) or such laminates adhesively bonded to a honeycomb (12).

    Think Progress » Bill O’Reilly:

  • The healing processes from one metamorphic stage to the next stage are expected to yield more reliable bio-electromechanical interface to insects, as compared to adhesively bonded systems to adult insects.

    Hullabaloo

  • The healing processes from one metamorphic stage to the next stage are expected to yield more reliable bio-electromechanical interface to insects, as compared to adhesively bonded systems to adult insects.

    Hullabaloo

  • The finer the material, the more water is adhesively bound to the surface, and the longer it takes to dry.

    17.1 Drying oven

  • Wrapped around the cylinder was a sheet of tinfoil, with which engaged a small chisel-like recording needle, connected adhesively with the centre of an iron diaphragm.

    Edison, His Life and Inventions, vol. 1

  • Wrapped around the cylinder was a sheet of tinfoil, with which engaged a small chisel-like recording needle, connected adhesively with the centre of an iron diaphragm.

    Edison, His Life and Inventions

  • Doll's round head was over the side, his long legs spread adhesively in the bottom of the boat.

    Red Pottage

  • Now she would have flown if she could, but her long night dress impeded her motions, and clung adhesively round her ankles.

    Helen and Arthur or, Miss Thusa's Spinning Wheel

  • The ripened topical conversation has adhesively broadened as a plausible discussion's trajectory from the firing point of iconography.

    Examiner National Edition Channel Articles

  • In general RFID labels are adhesively attached to a surface whereas tags are secured by other means such as plastic fasteners or string.

    FreshPatents.com: Notable Patent Applications - 06/03/2010

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