Anastomosing



to communicate or connect by .
Historical Examples

Arteries, increase of anastomosing branches of, when tied, ii.
The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume II (of 2) Charles Darwin

anastomosing, forming a net-work (anastomosis), as the veins of leaves, 50.
The Elements of Botany Asa Gray

Capillitium of slender threads, branching and anastomosing, thus forming a more or less evident network.
The Myxomycetes of the Miami Valley, Ohio A. P. Morgan

Cinenchyma, si-neng′ki-ma, n. laticiferous tissue, consisting of irregularly branching and anastomosing vessels.
Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various

Capillitium of slender, colorless threads, radiating from the columella, branching and often anastomosing.
The Myxomycetes of the Miami Valley, Ohio A. P. Morgan

In Comatricha the anastomosing is general, from the columella out, and is not specialized at the surface.
The North American Slime-Moulds Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride

Between these the network of the anastomosing pseudopodia is expanded.
Report on the Radiolaria Collected by H.M.S. Challenger During the Years 1873-1876, Second Part: Subclass Osculosa; Index Ernst Haeckel

The Cœlodrymida and Cœloplegmida, on the other hand, form an outer lattice-mantle by anastomosing branches.
Report on the Radiolaria Collected by H.M.S. Challenger During the Years 1873-1876, Second Part: Subclass Osculosa; Index Ernst Haeckel

The anastomosing veins on the cap and its pale violaceous color will mark the species.
The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise M. E. Hard

When traced back to the tissues they are seen to divide and ultimately to form minute anastomosing tubules, the lymph capillaries.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 2 Various

verb
to join (two parts of a blood vessel, etc) by anastomosis

anastomose a·nas·to·mose (ə-nās’tə-mōz’, -mōs’)
v. a·nas·to·mosed, a·nas·to·mos·es, a·nas·to·mos·ing

To join by anastomosis.

To be connected by anastomosis.

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