merging

noun
1. the act of joining together as one (Freq. 1)
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the merging of the two groups occurred quickly

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there was no meeting of minds

Syn: ↑meeting, ↑coming together
Derivationally related forms: ↑merge
Hypernyms: ↑convergence, ↑converging, ↑convergency
Hyponyms: ↑concourse, ↑confluence
2. a flowing together
Syn: ↑confluence, ↑conflux
Derivationally related forms: ↑confluent (for: ↑confluence)
Hypernyms: ↑blend, ↑blending
adjective
flowing together
Syn: ↑confluent
Similar to: ↑convergent
Derivationally related forms: ↑confluence (for: ↑confluent)

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noun (-s)
Etymology: from gerund of merge
: the act or process of blending, combining, joining, or uniting

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • merging — adj. 1. combining or mixing. Syn: blending, mingling. [WordNet 1.5] 2. flowing together. [prenominal] Syn: confluent. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • merging — n. 1. The act or process of joining together into one entity. Syn: meeting, coming together. [WordNet 1.5] 2. a flowing together (as of rivers). Syn: confluence, conflux. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • merging — index centralization, coalescence, coalition, concerted, concordant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Merging — merge merge (m[ e]rj), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Merged} (m[ e]rjd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Merging} (m[ e]r j[i^]ng).] [L. mergere, mersum. Cf. {Emerge}, {Immerse}, {Marrow}.] To cause to be swallowed up; to immerse; to sink; to absorb. [1913 Webster] To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • MERGING — The Merging of Disciplines: New Directions in Pure, Applied, and Computational Mathematics, Ed. by Richard E. Ewing, Kenneth I. Gross, and Clyde F. Martin, Springer Verlag, 1986 (informationswissenschaftl. Veoeffentlichungen) …   Acronyms

  • MERGING — The Merging of Disciplines: New Directions in Pure, Applied, and Computational Mathematics, Ed. by Richard E. Ewing, Kenneth I. Gross, and Clyde F. Martin, Springer Verlag, 1986 (informationswissenschaftl. Veröffentlichungen) …   Acronyms von A bis Z

  • merging — noun The act, or the result of being merged …   Wiktionary

  • Merging — Поглощение; Соединение, слияние …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • merging — Synonyms and related words: acme, agglomeration, agglutination, aggregation, apex, apogee, articulation, associative, blending, bond, bracketing, climax, clustering, combination, combinative, combinatory, combining, communication, concatenation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • merging — mÉœrdÊ’ /mɜːdÊ’ v. blend; be blended; be assimilated; combine or unite into a single body …   English contemporary dictionary

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