inosculate

verb
in·​os·​cu·​late | \ i-ˈnä-skyə-ˌlāt How to pronounce inosculate (audio) \
inosculated; inosculating

Definition of inosculate

: join, unite

Other Words from inosculate

inosculation \ (ˌ)i-​ˌnä-​skyə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce inosculate (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of inosculate

1671, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for inosculate

in- entry 2 + osculate

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“Inosculate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inosculate. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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