conferruminate love

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To unite into a solid mass
  • adj. Closely united by the coalescence of contiguous faces.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Closely united by the coalescence, or sticking together, of contiguous faces, as in the case of the cotyledons of the live-oak acorn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Soldered together; consolidated as if soldered together; specifically, in botany, closely adherent, so as to be separated with difficulty, as the cotyledons of the horse-chestnut.

Etymologies

Latin conferruminareĀ ("to cement"). (Wiktionary)

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