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combination

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1 a distinct entity formed by the combining of two or more different things
  • a victory that was due to a combination of luck and planning

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2 the act or an instance of joining two or more things into one
  • the combination of mint and chocolate in a delicious dessert

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3 a number of businesses or enterprises united for commercial advantage
  • the companies formed a combination in an attempt to establish a monopoly in the rubber market

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4 an association of persons, parties, or states for mutual assistance and protection
  • a combination of citizens dedicated to fighting higher property taxes

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The first known use of combination was in the 14th century

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“Combination.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/combination. Accessed 20 Apr. 2021.

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