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sessile

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English

Etymology

From Neo-Latin sessilis, literally sitting, from sessus, perfect passive participle of verb sedēre, sit, + adjective suffix -ilis.

Adjective

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Positive
sessile

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. (zoology) permanently attached to a substrate; not free to move about; "an attached oyster"
  2. (botany) attached directly by the base; not having an intervening stalk; "a sessile leaf"

Italian

Adjective

sessile m and f (m and f plural sessili)

  1. (botany, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) sessile

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