What does "Adherent" mean?


(a.) Attached as an attribute or circumstance (a.) Congenitally united with an organ of another kind, as calyx with ovary, or stamens with petals (a.) Sticking; clinging; adhering (n.) One who adheres; one who adheres; one who follows a leader, party, or profession; a follower, or partisan; a believer in a particular faith or church (n.) That which adheres; an appendage

Synonyms disciple, adhesive