cohesive

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adjective co·he·sive \kō-ˈhē-siv, -ziv\

Definition of cohesive

  1. :  exhibiting or producing cohesion or coherence <a cohesive social unit> <cohesive soils>

cohesively

adverb

cohesiveness

noun

Examples of cohesive in a sentence

  1. Their tribe is a small but cohesive group.

  2. Religion can be used as a cohesive social force.

Circa 1731

First Known Use of cohesive

circa 1731


COHESIVE Defined for English Language Learners

cohesive

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adjective co·he·sive \kō-ˈhē-siv, -ziv\

Definition of cohesive for English Language Learners

  • : closely united

  • : causing people to be closely united


Medical Dictionary

cohesive

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adjective co·he·sive \kō-ˈhē-siv, -ziv\

Medical Definition of cohesive

  1. :  exhibiting or producing cohesion

cohesively

adverb

cohesiveness

noun

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