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See also: adhérent and adhèrent

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From Latin adhaerēns.

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AdjectiveEdit

adherent (comparative more adherent, superlative most adherent)

 
adherent sand
  1. Adhesive, sticking to something.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Alexander Pope to this entry?)
  2. Having the quality of clinging or sticking fast to something.
  3. (botany) Attaching or pressing against a different organ.

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NounEdit

adherent (plural adherents)

  1. A person who has membership in some group, association or religion.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin adhaerēns.

AdjectiveEdit

adherent (masculine and feminine plural adherents)

  1. adherent

NounEdit

adherent m, f (plural adherents)

  1. adherent

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /adxěrent/
  • Hyphenation: ad‧he‧rent

NounEdit

adhèrent m (Cyrillic spelling адхѐрент)

  1. adherent

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