combine

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combine

noun

Definition of COMBINE

1
a number of businesses or enterprises united for commercial advantage <charged that the cable companies had formed an illegal combine for the purpose of keeping rates artificially high>
2
an association of persons, parties, or states for mutual assistance and protection <one of the most notorious combines in the history of organized crime>

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