Connate

Definition of Connate

Con´nate
a.1.
1.Born with another; being of the same birth.
2.Congenital; existing from birth.
A difference has been made by some; those diseases or conditions which are dependent on original conformation being called congenital; while the diseases of affections that may have supervened during gestation or delivery are called connate.
- Dunglison.
3.(Bot.) Congenitally united; growing from one base, or united at their bases; united into one body; as, connate leaves or athers. See Illust. of Connate-perfoliate.

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affiliated, affinal, affinitive, agnate, akin, allied, atavistic, bodily, born, coeval, cognate, congeneric, congenerous, congenial, congenital, connatal, connatural, connected, consanguine, conspecific, constitutional, correlative, deep-seated, elemental, enate, essential, genetic, genetically related, hereditary, in the blood, inborn, inbred, incarnate, incident, indigenous, indwelling, inherited, innate, instinctive, instinctual, intrinsic, kindred, native, native to, natural, natural to, of common source, organic, physical, primal, related, related by blood, temperamental, unacquired
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