coadunate

transitive verb
co·​ad·​u·​nate | \ kōˈajəˌnāt \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of coadunate

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: to unite into one : combine

coadunate

adjective
\ -ˌnāt \

Definition of coadunate (Entry 2 of 2)

: grown together and confluent : united

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History and Etymology for coadunate

Transitive verb

Late Latin coadunatus, past participle of coadunare, from Latin co- + Late Latin adunare, from Latin ad- + Late Latin unare, from Latin unus one

Adjective

Latin coadunatus

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“Coadunate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coadunate. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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