subsessile

adjective
sub·​sessile | \ ¦səb+ \

Definition of subsessile

: nearly but not quite sessile

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History and Etymology for subsessile

New Latin subsessilis, from Latin sub- + sessilis low, dwarf (of plants)

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“Subsessile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subsessile. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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