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anastomose

verb anas·to·mose \ə-ˈnas-tə-ˌmōz, -ˌmōs\
anas·to·mosedanas·to·mos·ing

Definition of ANASTOMOSE

transitive verb
:  to connect or join by anastomosis
intransitive verb
:  to communicate or be joined by anastomosis

Origin of ANASTOMOSE

probably back-formation from anastomosis
First Known Use: 1697
Medical Dictionary

anastomose

verb anas·to·mose \ə-ˈnas-tə-ˌmōz, -ˌmōs\
anas·to·mosedanas·to·mos·ing

Medical Definition of ANASTOMOSE

transitive verb
:  to connect or join by anastomosis
intransitive verb
:  to communicate by anastomosis

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