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connects

verb
present tense third-person singular of connect

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1 to put or bring together so as to form a new and longer whole
  • connect all the sets of lights and attach them to the branches of the Christmas tree

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2 to come together to form a single unit
  • the two interstate highways connect, so a driver can go from one corner of the state to the other without much trouble

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3 to think of (something) in combination
  • opera is popularly connected with high society

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“Connects.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/connects. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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