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amalgamate

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amalgamate

verb amal·gam·ate \-gə-ˌmāt\

: to unite (two or more things, such as two businesses) into one thing

amal·gam·at·edamal·gam·at·ing

Full Definition of AMALGAMATE

transitive verb
:  to unite in or as if in an amalgam; especially :  to merge into a single body
amal·gam·ator \-ˌmā-tər\ noun

Examples of AMALGAMATE

  1. amalgamating different styles of music
  2. They amalgamated the hospital and the university.

First Known Use of AMALGAMATE

1617

Other Chemical Engineering Terms

alkali, cation, decant, hygroscopic, isotope, oxidize, slurry, solute, viscous

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amalgamate

transitive verb amal·gam·ate \ə-ˈmal-gə-ˌmāt\   (Medical Dictionary)
amal·gam·at·edamal·gam·at·ing

Medical Definition of AMALGAMATE

:  to unite in or as if in an amalgam; especially :  to merge into a single body
amal·gam·ation \-ˌmal-gə-ˈmā-shən\ noun
amal·gam·ator \-ˈmal-gə-ˌmāt-ər\ noun

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