ADOSCULA'TION, n. [L. ad and osculatio, a kissing, from osculum, a kiss, or mouth.] The impregnation of plants by the falling of the farina on the pistils. Adosculation is also defined to be the inserting of one part of a plant into another.
Adosculation Ad*os"cu*la"tion, n. [L. adosculari, adosculatum, to kiss. See Osculate.] (Biol.) Impregnation by external contact, without intromission.