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ex·sert

 (ĭk-sûrt′)
tr.v. ex·sert·ed, ex·sert·ing, ex·serts
To thrust (something) out or forth; cause to protrude.
adj. also ex·sert·ed (-sûr′tĭd)
Thrust outward or protruding, as stamens projecting beyond petals.

[Latin exserere, exsert-; see exert.]

ex·ser′tion n.

exsert

(ɛkˈsɜːt)
vb
(Biology) (tr) to thrust out; protrude
adj
(Biology) protruded, stretched out, or (esp of stamens) projecting beyond the corolla of a flower
[C19: from Latin exserere to thrust out; see exert]
exˈsertion n
exsertile adj

ex•sert

(ɛkˈsɜrt)

v.t.
to thrust out.
[1655–65; < Latin exsertus, variant of exertus; see exert]
ex•ser′tion, n.

exsert


Past participle: exserted
Gerund: exserting

Imperative
exsert
exsert
Present
I exsert
you exsert
he/she/it exserts
we exsert
you exsert
they exsert
Preterite
I exserted
you exserted
he/she/it exserted
we exserted
you exserted
they exserted
Present Continuous
I am exserting
you are exserting
he/she/it is exserting
we are exserting
you are exserting
they are exserting
Present Perfect
I have exserted
you have exserted
he/she/it has exserted
we have exserted
you have exserted
they have exserted
Past Continuous
I was exserting
you were exserting
he/she/it was exserting
we were exserting
you were exserting
they were exserting
Past Perfect
I had exserted
you had exserted
he/she/it had exserted
we had exserted
you had exserted
they had exserted
Future
I will exsert
you will exsert
he/she/it will exsert
we will exsert
you will exsert
they will exsert
Future Perfect
I will have exserted
you will have exserted
he/she/it will have exserted
we will have exserted
you will have exserted
they will have exserted
Future Continuous
I will be exserting
you will be exserting
he/she/it will be exserting
we will be exserting
you will be exserting
they will be exserting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been exserting
you have been exserting
he/she/it has been exserting
we have been exserting
you have been exserting
they have been exserting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been exserting
you will have been exserting
he/she/it will have been exserting
we will have been exserting
you will have been exserting
they will have been exserting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been exserting
you had been exserting
he/she/it had been exserting
we had been exserting
you had been exserting
they had been exserting
Conditional
I would exsert
you would exsert
he/she/it would exsert
we would exsert
you would exsert
they would exsert
Past Conditional
I would have exserted
you would have exserted
he/she/it would have exserted
we would have exserted
you would have exserted
they would have exserted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.exsert - thrust or extend outexsert - thrust or extend out; "He held out his hand"; "point a finger"; "extend a hand"; "the bee exserted its sting"
hyperextend - extend a joint beyond its normal range; "Don't hyperextend your elbow"
gesticulate, gesture, motion - show, express or direct through movement; "He gestured his desire to leave"
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A female inbred capable of exserting 95% of the silks within 4 d would increase potential kernel production about 17% to 20.
Under normal development, researchers have never observed stigmas exserting outside the glumes (Fruwirth, 1905; Obermayer, 1916; Wilson, 1968).