unify

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verb uni·fy \ˈyü-nə-ˌfī\

Definition of unify

unified

;

unifying

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make into a unit or a coherent whole :  unite

unifiable

play \ˈyü-nə-ˌfī-ə-bəl\ adjective

unifier

play \ˈyü-nə-ˌfī(-ə)r\ noun

Examples of unify in a Sentence

  1. The creation of the national railroad system unified the country.

  2. two very different people unified by a common belief

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Origin and Etymology of unify

Late Latin unificare, from Latin uni- + -ficare -fy


UNIFY Defined for English Language Learners

unify

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verb

Definition of unify for English Language Learners

  • : to cause (people or things) to be joined or brought together


UNIFY Defined for Kids

unify

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verb uni·fy \ˈyü-nə-ˌfī\

Definition of unify for Students

unified

;

unifying

  1. :  to bring or come together into or as if into a single unit or group :  unite The people were unified by a common belief.



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