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- Definition of the adjective amalgamate
- Definition of the verb amalgamate
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Amalgamate (to combine into a unified whole) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Barron's absolutely essential words for the GRE, which includes 300 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.
Definition of the adjective amalgamate
What does amalgamate mean as an attribute of a noun?
- joined together into a whole
Definition of the verb amalgamate
What does amalgamate mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: amalgamated | amalgamating | amalgamates
- to bring or combine together or with something else
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula Verbs with the same syntax [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Patient, plural] A new firm will integrate their ice cream production lines | Herman mixed the eggs Verbs of Combining: coalesce, consolidate, intermingle [Agent - being or machine] [Verb] [Patient 1] into / to / with [Patient 2] Diabetics can now incorporate sugar into their desserts [Patient, plural] [Verb] The yolks and the whites intermingled [Patient, plural] [Verb] [Adverb] Eggs mix well | The pieces interconnect easily | These computers connected well [Patient 1 - concrete object] [Verb] [Adverb] with [Patient 2] Folk songs alternate well with pop songs [Patient 1 - concrete object] [Verb] with [Patient 2] Ice cream integrates with desserts [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Patient, plural] A new firm will integrate their ice cream production lines | Herman mixed the eggs Verbs of Combining: blend, coalesce, combine, commingle, compound, fuse, meld, merge, mingle, mix [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Patient, plural] together Herman mixed the eggs and the cream together [Agent - intentional control] [Verb] [Patient 1] with / into / to [Patient 2] Herman mixed the eggs with the cream | Herman whipped sugar with the cream [Patient - concrete object, plural] [Verb] The eggs and the cream mixed [Patient - concrete object, plural] [Verb] [Adverb] Eggs mix well | The pieces interconnect easily | These computers connected well [Patient - concrete object, plural] [Verb] [Adverb] together Eggs and cream mix well together [Patient - concrete object, plural] [Verb] together The eggs and the cream mixed together [Patient 1 - concrete object] [Verb] [Adverb] with / into / to [Patient 2] Eggs mix well with cream | This computer will connect well to the network [Patient 1 - concrete object] [Verb] with / into / to [Patient 2] The eggs mixed with the cream
- lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
- synonyms of amalgamate: commix / mingle / mix / unify
- more generic words: alter / change / modify = cause to change; make different
- more specific words:
Alternative definition of the verb amalgamate
- To merge, to combine, to blend, to join.
- To make an alloy of a metal and mercury.
- [transitive, mathematics] To combine (free groups) by identifying respective isomorphic subgroups.
Definition of the verb amalgamate for high school students
- to bring together, unite
- example: Because of his great charisma, the presidential candidate was able to amalgamate all democrats and republicans under his banner.
The verb amalgamate is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amalgamate
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by James Cockcroft, David Shephard Garland, Lucius Polk McGehee, Charles Porterfield
AMALGAMATE— AMALGAMATION. (See also the title CONSOLIDATION OF Corporations.)— This word is used in England, as " consolidation " in the United States, of the merger of one incorporated company or society into another.
The Century dictionary (1906)
< amalgamate, v.] 1. The act or operation of compounding mercury with another metal. Specifi- cally, a process by which the precious metals are separated from the rock through which they are distributed in tine particles, by taking advantage of ...
by Archibald Brown
AMALGAMATE. Two companies cannot amalgamate with each other, unless Amalgamate. — (Cobain/teed.) such a transaction is authorized by the constitution of both companies, or unless all the shareholders in both consent to the ...
For the Use of Students, the Legal Profession, and the Public by Archibald Brown
AMALGAMATE. Two companies can- nut amalgamate with each other, unless such a transaction is authorized by tho constitutions of both companies, or unless all the shareholders in both consent to the amalgamation. And where there is a ...
by William Nisbet
Amalgam, in chemistry, is a substance produced by mixing mercury with a metaL All metals, except iron, will amalgamate with quicksilver. Gold amalgamates most readiiy, silver next, lead and tin next, copper with difficult}', and iron scarce at ...
by Thomas Sheridan
To AMALGAMATE, amalgamate. v. n. To unite metals with quicksilver. AMANDATION, a-man-du-fhun. f. The act of sending on a message. AMANUENSIS, amanuensis. s. A person who writes what another dictates. AMARANTH, amaranth. f.
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Usage statistics about amalgamate
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb amalgamate:
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Video shows what amalgamate means. To merge, to combine, to blend, to join.. To make an alloy of a metal and mercury.. To combine (free groups) by ...
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Quotes about Amalgamate
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Scrabble value of A1M3A1L1G2A1M3A1T1E1
The value of this 10-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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