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Meaning of "sessile" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SESSILE

From Latin sēssilis concerning sitting, from sedēre to sit.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SESSILE

sessile  [ˈsɛsaɪl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SESSILE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sessile is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SESSILE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of sessile in the English dictionary

The definition of sessile in the dictionary is having no stalk; growing directly from the stem. Other definition of sessile is permanently attached to a substratum.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SESSILE


abseil
ˈæbsaɪl
acyl
ˈeɪsaɪl
antimissile
ˌæntɪˈmɪsaɪl
docile
ˈdəʊsaɪl
domicile
ˈdɒmɪˌsaɪl
ensile
ɛnˈsaɪl
expansile
ɪkˈspænsaɪl
facile
ˈfæsaɪl
fissile
ˈfɪsaɪl
flexile
ˈflɛksaɪl
gracile
ˈɡræsaɪl
indocile
ɪnˈdəʊsaɪl
missile
ˈmɪsaɪl
pensile
ˈpɛnsaɪl
prehensile
prɪˈhɛnsaɪl
reconcile
ˈrɛkənˌsaɪl
seil
saɪl
sile
saɪl
tensile
ˈtɛnsaɪl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SESSILE

sesquipedalian
sesquipedalianism
sesquipedality
sesquiplicate
sesquisulphide
sesquiterpene
sesquitertia
sess
sessa
Sesshu
sessile oak
sessility
session
session musician
sessional
sessionally
sessions
sesspool
sesterce
sestertia

WORDS THAT END LIKE SESSILE

air-sea missile
air-to-air missile
air-to-ground missile
air-to-sea missile
anti-aircraft missile
antiballistic missile
antimissile missile
ballistic missile
circumscissile
cruise missile
emissile
esile
guided missile
intercontinental ballistic missile
intermediate range ballistic missile
intermediate-range ballistic missile
medium-range ballistic missile
medium range missile
scissile
standoff missile
subsessile

Synonyms and antonyms of sessile in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sessile» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SESSILE

Find out the translation of sessile to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sessile from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sessile» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

无柄
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sésiles
570 millions of speakers

English

sessile
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बिना डंठल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

لاطئة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

сидячие
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sésseis
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সেসিল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sessile
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sessile
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

sessil
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

固着性の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

정착
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sessile
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lá không có cuống
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒட்டிவாழ்பவை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संडास
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sapsız
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sessile
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

siedzące
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

сидячі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gorun
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

άμισχα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sittend
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sessila
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fastsittende
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sessile

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SESSILE»

The term «sessile» is regularly used and occupies the 83.517 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SESSILE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sessile

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SESSILE»

Discover the use of sessile in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sessile and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Sessile Animals of the Sea Shore
Presents a synthesis of current ideas on the diverse structural, biochemical, behavioral, and physiological adaptations which have led to sessile animals (barnacles, mussels, oysters, tube worms, sea squirts, bryozoans, sea anemones, ...
Vernon Haris, 1990
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Deposition of Bacteria from Sessile Drops
For fresh bacterial suspensions, and short mica exposure times, the residue covers the largest area and is characterized by rings formed during discrete depinning events as the solvent evaporates.
Kyle Fisher Baughman, 2009
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Deposition of Colloidal Particles During Sessile Drop ...
In the second part of the study, we studied the sessile drop evaporation problem using a more realistic evaporation flux profile.
Ervina Widjaja, 2007
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Interactions Between the Ants Linepithema Humile, Tapinoma ...
Displacement ofT. sessile colonies in central chamber by L. humile: We recorded an overall effect of central container resource on T. sessile nest defense or displacement by L. humile ( 2=90.0, p<0.0001). The defense of the nest by T. sessile ...
Bradford Edmund Powell, 2008
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Gastrointestinal Disease: An Endoscopic Approach
Resection of large sessile polyps requires special techniques, greater skill and experience, and is associated with a higher risk of complications (Figure 49-4). 90 Also, these larger polyps often contain foci of invasive cancer and often recur  ...
Anthony J. DiMarino, Stanley B. Benjamin, 2002
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The Prokaryotes: Vol. 2: Ecophysiology and Biochemistry
Prokaryotes (2006) 2:3-15 DOI: 10.1007/0-387-30742-7_l CHAPTER 1.1 KEVIN C. MARSHALL Because of the extremely small size of most prokaryotic organisms, the limits on what is meant by the terms planktonic and sessile require ...
Martin Dworkin, Stanley Falkow, Eugene Rosenberg, 2006
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Seaweed Ecology and Physiology
Competition for space also takes place between algae and sessile animals. According to Foster (1975), the outcome of this competition will depend on three factors: irradiance, the presence or absence of grazers, and the presence or absence ...
Christopher S. Lobban, 1994
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Oncology: An Evidence-Based Approach
Judgment must be used to assess the practicality of attempting endoscopic removal of sessile polyps, especially in the relatively thin- walled abdominal colon.5 Further management and timing of surveillance depends on the characteristics of ...
Alfred E. Chang, Patricia A. Ganz, Daniel F. Hayes, 2007
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Mathematical Models in Microfluidics: Capillary ...
In this thesis two different microfluidic applications are modeled mathematically and solved by analytical and numerical methods.
Yousef Daneshbod, 2006
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Catalogue of the Australian Stalk- and Sessile-Eyed Crustace
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Australian Museum, William A. 1854-1925 Haswell, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SESSILE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sessile is used in the context of the following news items.
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Work set to begin on new 27-room hotel in Llanelli
The Sessile Oak pub in Pemberton Park, Llanelli, will soon have a new ... The project will centre on land next to the Sessile Oak pub on Parc Pemberton. «South Wales Evening Post, Jul 15»
2
Meet the Ant That Smells Like Blue Cheese!
However, those from the United States will more than likely be familiar with the spectacularly-scented insect Tapinoma sessile, a common house ant around the ... «Chromatography Today, Jun 15»
3
OHAs Smell Most Closely Resembles Blue Cheese, NCSU Survey …
Clint Penick, a postdoctoral researcher at NC State, surveyed hundreds of people to smell T. sessile and fill out a survey on what they thought the ants smelled ... «PCT Magazine, Jun 15»
4
Researchers Determine the True Odor of the Odorous House Ant
If you live in the United States, you've probably seen an odorous house ant (Tapinoma sessile) — one of the most common ants in the country. And for more than ... «Entomology Today, Jun 15»
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Three taken to hospital as Lorry and car collide in Llanelli
Emergency services rushed to the entrance to Trostre Retail Park at 5.15pm yesterday evening following reports of a crash by the Sessile Oak pub. A Seat Leon ... «Llanelli Star, May 15»
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CCE, Colon capsule endoscopy; CTC, CT colonography.
CCE, colon capsule endoscopy; CTC, CT colonography; HGD, high-grade dysplasia; LGD, low-grade dysplasia; OC, optical colonoscopy; SSP, sessile serrated ... «Medscape, Mar 15»
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Il polipo maligno (cancerizzato) del colon
Polipi semipenducolati sono una via di mezzo fra il polipo peduncolato e quello sessile. In pratica sono forniti di una piccola base di attacco alla mucosa del ... «Medicitalia.it, Jan 15»
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Why I Got My Colonoscopy--And You Should, Too
Polyps can be pedunculated, looking like a mushroom on a stalk, or sessile, which lie on the inner surface of the large intestine. Mine was semi-sessile. It had ... «Forbes, Nov 14»
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Can You Guess How Many Ant Species Live On Broadway? [NC …
The odorous house ant (Tapinoma sessile) was the most common species found in parks and forests, but was absent in street medians. Credit Adrian Smith. «WUNC, Nov 14»
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GE Introduces New Biocide For Industrial Cooling Water Systems To …
Spectrus TD1100E also reduces sessile bacteria (biomass), which is a key risk factor for Legionella development on a cooling system. About GE GE works on ... «Water Online, Oct 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Sessile [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sessile>. Sep 2020 ».
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