What are the antonyms for ADVENTITIOUS?


Usage Examples for ADVENTITIOUS

  1. If the ringing is done on a young and vigorous branch of an old tree, the lower lip may receive supplies from the leaves of branches below the wound, or from shoots which spring from adventitious buds close to it, and the wound may heal over normally. - "Disease in Plants" by H. Marshall Ward
  2. The literary acquirements and worldly tact of Talbot, joined to the adventitious circumstances of birth and fortune, enabled him to effect this object, so desirable in polished society, far better than we generally find it effected now. - "The Disowned, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton