AskDefine | Define conjoin

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conjoin

Verb

1 make contact or come together; "The two roads join here" [syn: join] [ant: disjoin]
2 take in marriage [syn: marry, get married, wed, hook up with, get hitched with, espouse]

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English

Etymology

  • From conjoindre < Latin coniungere < com- together + iungere join

Verb

  1. To join together; to unite; to combine.
    ...representatives of a loosely conjoined nation... - Time
  2. To marry.
    conjoined in holy matrimony
  3. transitive grammar To join as coordinate elements, often with a coordinating conjunction, such as coordinate clauses.
  4. transitive math To combine two sets, conditions, or expressions by a logical AND; to intersect.

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Translations

to join together
  • Portuguese: juntar
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