Origin of anastomoseFrench anastomoser, ultimately ; from Classical Greek anastom?sis: see anastomosis
verba·nas·to·mosed, a·nas·to·mos·ing, a·nas·to·mos·es
Origin of anastomoseBack-formation from anastomosis.
(third-person singular simple present anastomoses, present participle anastomosing, simple past and past participle anastomosed)
- To join (two or more things) by anastomosis
- (intransitive) To join by anastomosis
(comparative more anastomose, superlative most anastomose)
- (botany, mycology) Joined or run together.