Definition of Exsert

1. Verb. Thrust or extend out. "The bee exserted its sting"

Exact synonyms: Extend, Hold Out, Put Out, Stretch Forth, Stretch Out
Specialized synonyms: Hyperextend
Generic synonyms: Gesticulate, Gesture, Motion
Derivative terms: Extendible, Extensible, Extensor



Definition of Exsert

1. a. Standing out; projecting beyond some other part; as, exsert stamens.

2. v. t. To thrust out; to protrude; as, some worms are said to exsert the proboscis.

Definition of Exsert

1. Verb. To thrust out ¹

2. Verb. To protrude ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Exsert

1. to thrust out [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Exsert

exscinding
exscinds
exscript
exscripts
exscriptural
exscutellate
exsec
exsecant
exsecants
exsect
exsected
exsecting
exsection
exsections
exsects
exsert (current term)
exserted
exsertile
exserting
exsertion
exsertions
exserts
exsiccant
exsiccants
exsiccata
exsiccatae
exsiccate
exsiccated
exsiccated alum
exsiccated sodium sulfite

Literary usage of Exsert

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1. Manual of Botany for North America: Containing Generic and Specific by Amos Eaton (1836)
"... scarcely as long as the calyx: stamens not exsert II. ... fascicles of the panicle, capillary, lax-flowered: calyx short: stamens exsert. IG—13. ..."

2. Handbook of Zoology by Jan van der Hoeven (1856)
"Mandibles little exsert. Internal lacinia of maxillae armed with a horny tooth. ... Labrum exsert, free. Mandibles scarcely produced beyond clypeus. ..."

3. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences by Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences (1871)
"third, but a little narrower and less exsert, with the edges still more rough and lacerated. The wall is thin, usually covered nearly and sometimes quite to ..."

4. Botany by Geological Survey of California, William Henry Brewer, Sereno Watson, Asa Gray (1880)
"Forms, however, are said to occur (Mount Silliman, Brewer) with exsert ... Cones maturing in the first year, with persistent scales and exsert bracts. ..."

5. Report of the Annual Meeting (1870)
"The septa are unequal, hardly exsert, and broad at the margin of the calice. There are four cycles of septa, and six systems. The pali are large, ..."

6. Familiar Lectures on Botany, Practical, Elementary, and Physiological: With by Lincoln Phelps (1846)
"... flowers not viscous; tube of the corolla scarcely shorter than its divisions; teeth of the calyx very short, round obtuse; stamens scarcely exsert. ..."

7. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1870)
"One of the masses now before me exhibits at its base the short wide-mouthed calices with the characteristic exsert primary septa ..."

8. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia by Royal Society of South Australia (1903)
"The septa are exsert and in six systems with three cycles. They are spined on the lateral edges, while lower down there are ..."

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