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