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Another word for combination

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Noun
  1. The state of being associated

      1. An affiliating or being affiliated; connection, as with an organization, club, etc.
      1. The agreement made for such an association
      2. A close association of nations or other groups, formed to advance common interests or causes:
      3. A formal agreement establishing such an association, especially an international treaty of friendship.
      1. A mental connection or relation between thoughts, feelings, ideas, or sensations.
      2. An organization of persons having common interests, purposes, etc.; society; league
      3. A correlation or causal connection:
      1. The relationship between the components of a conjunction.
      2. A joint or simultaneous occurrence; concurrence:
      3. A joining together or being joined together; union; association; combination
      1. A conveyance or scheduled run providing continuing service between means of transportation:
      2. A joining or being joined; coupling; union
      3. A relationship; association
      1. The act or practice of cooperating.
      2. The association of a number of people in an enterprise for mutual benefits or profits
      3. The association of persons or businesses for common, usually economic, benefit.
      1. An association of two or more partners in a business enterprise
      2. The relationship of partners; joint interest; association
      3. A contract by which such an association is created
    See also:

    near

  2. The result of combining

      1. (Mathematics) The application of one function to another. For example, if ƒ (x) = x2 and g(x) = x + 1, then the composite ƒ (g(x)) = ( x + 1)2 and the composite g( ƒ (x)) = x2 + 1.
      2. A structure or entity made up of distinct components:
      3. A thing of distinct parts; compound; esp., any of a class of high-strength, lightweight engineering materials consisting of various combinations of alloys, plastics, and ceramics
      1. A group of buildings situated close together, eg. for a school or block of offices
      2. A building or buildings, especially a residence or group of residences, set off and enclosed by a barrier.
      3. (Linguistics) A word that consists either of two or more elements that are independent words, such as loudspeaker, self-portrait, or high school, or of specially modified combining forms of words, such as Greek philosophia, from philo-, “loving,” and sophia, “wisdom.”
      1. (Biology) The temporary union of two bacterial cells during which one cell transfers part or all of its genome to the other.
      2. A process of sexual reproduction in certain algae and fungi in which temporary or permanent fusion occurs, resulting in the union of the male and female gametes.
      3. A conjugating or being conjugated; union
      1. The act of unifying.
      2. (Mathematical logic, computer science) Given two terms, their join with respect to a specialisation order.
      3. The act of unifying or the state of being unified
      1. A device for joining together parts, as of a machine; esp., a coupling for linking the ends of pipes
      2. An organization at a college or university that provides facilities for recreation; a student union.
      3. A labor union.
      1. The state or quality of being one or united into a whole:
      2. A whole that is a combination of parts:
      3. The quality or fact of being a totality or whole or, esp., of being a union of related parts
    See also:

    assemble

  3. A group of individuals united in a common cause

      1. (Canada, politics) Bloc Québécois
      2. An alliance, often temporary, of political parties in a legislature
      3. A group of legislators who, without regard to party affiliation, act together to advance some common interest of their constituents
      1. A combination of independent business organizations formed to regulate production, pricing, and marketing of goods by the members.
      2. An association of industrialists, business firms, etc. for establishing a national or international monopoly by price fixing, ownership of controlling stock, etc.; trust
      3. An official agreement between governments at war, especially one concerning the exchange of prisoners.
      1. An alliance of factions, nations, etc., for some specific purpose, as of political parties in times of national emergency
      2. A transitory association of animals of the same species in which members join forces against another animal or animals to defend against an attack or gain access to a resource.
      3. An alliance, especially a temporary one, of people, factions, parties, or nations.
      1. A power-operated harvesting machine that cuts, threshes, and cleans grain.
      2. A combination.
      3. An association of persons, corporations, etc. for commercial or political, sometimes unethical, purposes
      1. A group of persons forming a cohesive, usually contentious minority within a larger group.
      2. A literary work or film that is a mix of fact and fiction.
      3. A group of people inside a political party, club, government, etc. working in a common cause against other such groups or against the main body
      1. A gathering for social entertainment, or the entertainment itself, often of a specific nature
      2. A group of people who have gathered to participate in an activity:
      3. A group of soldiers selected for a duty or mission:
      1. An exclusive group of people acting privately or illegally to advance their own interests:
      2. A circular band used for carrying, holding, or containing something:
      3. Annual ring
    See also:

    group

Another word for combination

Noun
  1. The act of combining

  2. An association

      1. Something united or unified; a whole made up of parts
      2. An organization at a college or university that provides facilities for recreation; a student union.
      3. A labor union.
      1. A formal agreement establishing such an association, especially an international treaty of friendship.
      2. A close association of nations or other groups, formed to advance common interests or causes:
      3. An allying or being allied; specif., a union or joining, as of families by marriage
      1. The act of uniting or of forming a union of states, groups, etc. by agreement of each member to subordinate its power to that of the central authority in common affairs
      2. A league or association formed by federating, especially a government or political body established through federal union.
  3. Something formed by combining

      1. A group of buildings situated close together, eg. for a school or block of offices
      2. A building or buildings, especially a residence or group of residences, set off and enclosed by a barrier.
      3. (Chemistry) A pure, macroscopically homogeneous substance consisting of atoms or ions of two or more different elements in definite proportions that cannot be separated by physical means. A compound usually has properties unlike those of its constituent elements.
      1. The mineral materials, such as sand or stone, used in making concrete.
      2. A total considered with reference to its constituent parts; a gross amount:
      3. A group or mass of distinct things gathered into, or considered as, a total or whole
      1. The act of blending:
      2. A mixture consisting chiefly of a (specified) fabric, ingredient, etc.
      3. (Linguistics) A word produced by combining parts of other words, as smog from smoke and fog.
    See also:

    mixture

  4. Symbols used as a key

      1. The prescribed form or customary procedure, as in a meeting or court of law:
      2. A style of building:
      3. A sequence or arrangement of successive things:
      1. The following of one thing after another in chronological, causal, or logical order; succession or continuity
      2. (Biochem.) The linear order of bases in a nucleic acid or of amino acids in a protein
      3. An order of succession; an arrangement.
      1. The act of succeeding or coming after another in order or sequence or to an office, estate, throne, etc.
      2. The act or process of following in order or sequence.
      3. The order or line of such a series
    See also:

    key