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combines

verb
present tense third-person singular of combine

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 to turn into a single mass or entity that is more or less the same throughout
  • combine the sugar and flour in a bowl

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combines

noun
plural of combine

Synonyms of combines (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a number of businesses or enterprises united for commercial advantage
  • charged that the cable companies had formed an illegal combine for the purpose of keeping rates artificially high

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2 an association of persons, parties, or states for mutual assistance and protection
  • one of the most notorious combines in the history of organized crime

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“Combines.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/combines. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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