bisociation

noun

bi·​sociation
¦bī +
plural -s
: the simultaneous mental association of an idea or object with two fields ordinarily not regarded as related
the pun is perhaps the simplest form of bisociation

Word History

Etymology

bi- entry 1 + association

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“Bisociation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bisociation. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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