1. [ noun ] (medicine,pathology) abnormal union of bodily tissues; most common in the abdomen
Related terms: pathology synechia symphysis
2. [ noun ] faithful support for a religion or cause or political party
Synonyms: adherence attachment
Related terms: support ecclesiasticism traditionalism royalism cabalism adhere
3. [ noun ] (zoology) a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally separate anatomical structures
Related terms: scar_tissue
4. [ noun ] the property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition
Synonyms: adherence bond adhesiveness
Related terms: stickiness adhere