combine

  • 1 combine — [ kɔ̃bin ] n. f. • fin XIXe; abrév. de combinaison ♦ Fam. Moyen astucieux et plus ou moins honnête employé pour parvenir à ses fins. ⇒ 3. plan, système, 1. truc, tuyau. Tu connais la combine pour entrer sans payer ? « L argent, c est le vol, la… …

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  • 2 combiné — combine [ kɔ̃bin ] n. f. • fin XIXe; abrév. de combinaison ♦ Fam. Moyen astucieux et plus ou moins honnête employé pour parvenir à ses fins. ⇒ 3. plan, système, 1. truc, tuyau. Tu connais la combine pour entrer sans payer ? « L argent, c est le… …

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  • 3 Combine — Com*bine , v. i. 1. To form a union; to agree; to coalesce; to confederate. [1913 Webster] You with your foes combine, And seem your own destruction to design Dryden. [1913 Webster] So sweet did harp and voice combine. Sir W. Scott. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Combine — Lage in Texas Basisdaten …

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  • 5 Combine — Combine, TX U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 1788 Housing Units (2000): 622 Land area (2000): 7.207140 sq. miles (18.666405 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 7.207140 sq. miles (18.666405 sq.… …

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  • 6 combine — (v.) early 15c., from M.Fr. combiner (14c.), from L.L. combinare to unite, yoke together, from L. com together (see COM (Cf. com )) + bini two by two, adv. from bi twice. Related: Combinative; combined; combining. The noun …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 combine — [kəm bīn′; ] for n. & v.3 [, käm′bīn΄] vt., vi. combined, combining [ME combinen < OFr combiner < LL combinare, to unite < L com , together + bini, two by two < base of bis: see BI 1] 1. to come or bring into union; act or mix… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Combine — Com*bine (k[o^]m*b[imac]n ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Combined} (k[o^]m*b[imac]nd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Combining}.] [LL. combinare, combinatum; L. com + binus, pl. bini, two and two, double: cf. F. combiner. See {Binary}.] 1. To unite or join; to link …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 combiné — combiné, ée (kon bi né, née) part. passé. 1°   Objets combinés deux à deux.    Armée, flotte combinée, armée, flotte formée des forces réunies de deux ou plusieurs puissances.    Terme de chimie. Réuni par combinaison. L oxygène et l hydrogène… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 10 combine — vb 1 unite, associate, link, conjoin, *join, connect, relate Analogous words: *mix, mingle, commingle, blend, fuse, amalgamate: consolidate, unify (see COMPACT vb) Antonyms: separate Contrasted words: part, divide, sever, sunder, divorce (see… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 combine — I (act in concert) verb act as one, act jointly, affiliate with, ally, associate, band together, coact, collaborate, collude, concert, confederate, conspire, cooperate, coordinate, enlist with, enter into partnership with, federate, form a union …

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  • 12 combine — /fr. kõˈbin/ [vc. fr., abbreviazione di combinaison «combinazione»] s. f. inv. (sport) accordo illecito □ corruzione …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 13 combine — [v] connect, integrate amalgamate, associate, band, bind, blend, bond, bracket, bunch up, coadjute, coalesce, commingle, compound, conjoin, cooperate, couple, dub, fuse, get together, glue oneself to, hitch on*, hook on*, incorporate, interface,… …

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  • 14 combiné — Combiné, [combin]ée. part. pass. Il a la signification de son verbe; mais ni l un ni l autre ne sont en usage que dans le dogmatique de la Physique & des Mathematiques …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 15 combine — ► VERB 1) join or mix together. 2) do or engage in simultaneously. 3) Chemistry unite to form a compound. ► NOUN ▪ a group of people or companies acting together for a commercial purpose. DERIVATIVES combiner noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 16 combine — com|bine1 W2S3 [kəmˈbaın] v [Date: 1400 1500; : French; Origin: combiner, from Late Latin combinare, from Latin com ( COM ) + bini two by two ] 1.) [I and T] if you combine two or more different things, or if they combine, they begin to exist or… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 combine — 1 verb 1 (I, T) if you combine two or more different things, ideas, or qualities or if they combine, they begin to exist or work together: I m looking for a job in which I can combine the different aspects of my experience so far. | combine to do …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 combine — I UK [kəmˈbaɪn] / US verb Word forms combine : present tense I/you/we/they combine he/she/it combines present participle combining past tense combined past participle combined *** 1) [intransitive/transitive] if you combine things, or if they… …

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  • 19 combine — ▪ I. combine com‧bine 2 [ˈkɒmbaɪn ǁ ˈkɑːm ] noun [countable] COMMERCE an association of two or more businesses or companies that work together on a temporary or permanent basis: • a large regional banking combine • There may be concern if one… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 20 combine — com|bine1 [ kəm baın ] verb *** 1. ) intransitive or transitive if you combine things or they combine, you use, do, or put them together: This product is the result of combining many different technologies. an attempt to combine the advantages of …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English