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connate

(kŏn′āt′, kŏ-nāt′)
adj.
1. Existing at birth or from the beginning; inborn or inherent.
2. Biology Joined or united with a structure of the same kind, as sepals or petals.

con′nate′ly adv.
con′nate′ness n.

connate

(of plant organs) originally distinct, but growing together and joining.
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Sepals extending 0.5-1 mm beyond glands, rounded, abaxially sericeous, adaxially glabrous, pressed inward against filaments; glands apparently 8 but probably actually 10 with the anterior 4 connate in 2 broad pairs, 2.5-3 mm long, obovate, compressed, decurrent with half or more of their length on pedicel, recurved at apex.
Where saline contaminations have so far been observed within coastal aquifers of the Niger Delta, they are still being debated, whether of connate origin, island condition, or true intrusion.
Where W is the treatment volume, m3; [beta] is the area factor for compensation of the ineffective water-swept region, usually 1.2 ~ 1.5, dimensionless; h is the water-swept thickness, m; [[lambda].sub.[phi]] is the effective pore utilization factor, fraction; [phi] is the porosity, fraction; [S.sub.wc] is the connate water saturation, fraction; [S.sub.or] is the residual oil saturation, fraction.
This suggests the presence of water tables, a clay layer, stored connate salts, or a combination of all three.
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If the matrix materials have never had their connate waters removed by desiccation and/or the historical lowering of water tables in the region, does this mean that all regional dewatering has been along fractures and matrix borders only?
Tubercles of lateral eyes connate, lateral eyes much larger than median eyes.
Leaves radical as well as cauline; radical ones rosulate, linear to oblong-oblanceolate, 5-10 X 0.5-1.5 cm, entire-crenate, cormate at base, slightly reflexed at margins, single veined, acute; cauline leaves, opposite decussate, smaller, in pairs, linear-oblong, 2-5 X 0.3-0.6cm, entire, acute, reflexed at margins, each pair connate at base and forming a 0.4-1.0 cm long tube.
(237) Gas may also be in solution with connate water.
The transporting fluid could be interstitial connate water driven out by compaction, or metamorphic water released by reconstitution of hydrous minerals.
Higher concentrations of chloride are attributed to zones of fault-related discharge, and typically increase basinward where marine sediments with saline connate water are dominant.
The leaves alternate and are elliptic rounded at apex and connate at the base.