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combinate

transitive verb com·bi·nate \ˈkämbəˌnāt\

Definition of combinate

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. 1 :  combine

  2. 2 :  to form (the teeth of a self-distributing linotype matrix) so that the matrix will fall into its proper channel

  3. 3 :  to set up the combination of (a lock)

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Origin and Etymology of combinate

Late Latin combinatus, past participle of combinare


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combinate

adjective com·bi·nate

Definition of combinate

obsolete

  1. :  1combined, betrothed

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Origin and Etymology of combinate

Late Latin combinatus


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