inosculate

play
verb in·os·cu·late \i-ˈnäs-kyə-ˌlāt\

Definition of inosculate

inosculated

inosculating

  1. :  join, unite

inosculation

play \(ˌ)i-ˌnäs-kyə-ˈlā-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of inosculate

2in- + osculate


First Known Use: 1671


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