Inosculation vs Inosculate - What's the difference?

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Inosculation is a related term of inosculate.


As nouns the difference between inosculation and inosculate

is that inosculation is the junction or connection of vessels, channels, or passages, so that their contents pass from one to the other; union by mouths or ducts; intercommunication while inosculate is the act of inosculating.

As a verb inosculate is

to homogenize; to make continuous.

inosculation

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The junction or connection of vessels, channels, or passages, so that their contents pass from one to the other; union by mouths or ducts; intercommunication.
  • inosculation of veins
    (Ray)
    (Webster 1913)

    inosculate

    English

    Verb

    (inosculat)
  • to homogenize; to make continuous
  • to open into
  • to unite
  • To intercommunicate; to interjoin.
  • * De Quincey
  • The several monthly divisions of the journal may inosculate , but not the several volumes.

    Noun

    (-)
  • the act of inosculating
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