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combine meaning

EN[kəmˈbaɪn]
WCombine
  • Combine may refer to:
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  • NounPLcombinesPREcom-SUF-ine
    1. A combine harvester.
      1. We can't finish harvesting because our combine is stuck in the mud.
    2. A combination.
      1. The telecom companies were accused of having formed an illegal combine in order to hike up the network charges.
  • VerbSGcombinesPRcombiningPT, PPcombined
    1. VT To bring (two or more things or activities) together; to unite.
      1. VT To have two or more things or properties that function together.
        1. Joe combines the intelligence of a rock with the honesty of a politician.
      2. VI To come together; to unite.
        1. two substances that easily combine
      3. (card games) In the game of casino, to play a card which will take two or more cards whose aggregate number of pips equals those of the card played.
        1. OBS To bind; to hold by a moral tie.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The resulting fractions were combined according to the thin layer chromatography (TLC) profiles and the combined fractions were tested for antimicrobial activity using bioautography.
            • His tactlessness combined with his bluntness made him many enemies.
            • The best progress is made by combining the practice of coöperation with the science of coöperation. They are one and inseparable to the fullest benefit. But the real way to coöperate is to coöperate.
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • A vector space is a set of vectors which can be linearly combined.

        Meaning of combine for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "combine" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an ergative verb, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Countable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Ergative verbs
                • Intransitive verbs
                  • Transitive verbs
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