meaning of ADHERING

ADHERING meaning in Law Dictionary

Joining, leagued with, cleaving to; as, "adhering on opponents for the united states of america." Rebels, becoming people, are not "enemies," inside the concept of the constitution; for this reason a conviction for treason, in promoting a rebellion, can not be sustained under that branch of this constitutional meaning which speaks of "adhering for their enemies, going for aid and comfort." Us v. Greathouse, 2 Abb. (U. S.) 364, Fed. Cas. No. 15.254.

ADHERING meaning in General Dictionary

of hold

ADHERING meaning in General Dictionary

(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Adhere

Sentence Examples with the word ADHERING

The Garton artificial fertilization experiments have shown endless deviations from the ordinary type, ranging from minute seeds with a closely adhering husk to big berries almost as large as sloes and about as worthless.

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