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 combination combination

noun

  • ( ) a collection of things that have been combined; an assemblage of separate parts or qualities  ( combination )
    a collection of things that have been combined; an assemblage of separate parts or qualities
  • the act of combining things to form a new whole  ( combination, combining, compounding )
    the act of combining things to form a new whole
  • the act of arranging elements into specified groups without regard to order  ( combination )
    the act of arranging elements into specified groups without regard to order
  • an alliance of people or corporations or countries for a special purpose (formerly to achieve some antisocial end but now for general political or economic purposes)  ( combination )
    an alliance of people or corporations or countries for a special purpose (formerly to achieve some antisocial end but now for general political or economic purposes)
  • a group of people (often temporary) having a common purpose  ( combination )
    a group of people (often temporary) having a common purpose
     they were a winning combination
    they were a winning combination
  • a sequence of numbers or letters that opens a combination lock  ( combination )
    a sequence of numbers or letters that opens a combination lock
     he forgot the combination to the safe
    he forgot the combination to the safe
  • a coordinated sequence of chess moves  ( combination )
    a coordinated sequence of chess moves


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