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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 com·mis·sure /ˈkɑməˌʃʊr/
 合縫處,縫口,接合

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 com·mis·sure /ˈkɑməˌʃʊ(ə)r/ 名詞
 (拉commissurra)(神經)連合,接合緣(古生物),接索(昆蟲)

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·mis·sure n.
 1. A joint, seam, or closure; the place where two bodies, or parts of a body, meet and unite; an interstice, cleft, or juncture.
 2. Anat. & Zool. (a) The point of union between two parts, as the angles of the lips or eyelids, the mandibles of a bird, etc. (b) A collection of fibers connecting parts of the brain or spinal marrow; a chiasma.
 3. Bot. The line of junction or cohering face of two carpels, as in the parsnip, caraway, etc.