1. To unite by apposition or contact, as two tubular vessels at their extremities; to anastomose.

2. To intercommunicate; to interjoin. "The several monthly divisions of the journal may inosculate, but not the several volumes." (De Quincey)

Origin: Pref. In- in + osculate.

(01 Mar 1998)

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