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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Botany Having slender prostrate stolons, as in the strawberry.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having long, slender, prostrate stolons (runners)
  • n. A monosaccharide, with the molecular formula C7H14O4

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Long and filiform, and almost naked, or having only leaves at the joints where it strikes root.
  • adj. Bearing sarments; sarmentaceous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, having sarmenta or runners; having the form or character of a runner.

Etymologies

Latin sarment┼Źsus, full of twigs, from sarmentum, twigs.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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