Appress -ed: to press against; closely applied to.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
Appresse (je), 603, 665.
"An Introductorie for to Lerne to Read, To Pronounce, and to Speke French Trewly" by Anonymous
Pileus convex or expanded, dry, clothed with a very minute appressed tomentum, whitish.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
Leaves minute, scale-like, appressed 2a, in =CISTACEAE=, p. 74.
"The Plants of Michigan" by Henry Allan Gleason
STRICTA, appressed; in var.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray