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bonding

noun bond·ing \ˈbän-diŋ\

Simple Definition of bonding

  • : the process of forming a close relationship with someone

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bonding

  1. 1 :  the formation of a close relationship (as between a mother and child or between a person and an animal) especially through frequent or constant association

  2. 2 :  the attaching of a material (as porcelain) to a tooth surface especially for cosmetic purposes

Examples of bonding in a sentence

  1. He and his dad spent the weekend together for some male bonding.

  2. <this epoxy has good bonding for glass and ceramics>



1969

First Known Use of bonding

1969


Medical Dictionary

bonding

noun bond·ing

Medical Definition of bonding

  1. 1:  the formation of a close relationship (as between a mother and child or between a person and an animal) especially through frequent or constant association—see male bonding

  2. 2:  a dental technique in which a material and especially plastic or porcelain is attached to a tooth surface to correct minor defects (as chipped or discolored teeth) especially for cosmetic purposes





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