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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·bine v. t. [imp. & p. p. Combined p. pr. & vb. n. Combining.]
 1. To unite or join; to link closely together; to bring into harmonious union; to cause or unite so as to form a homogeneous substance, as by chemical union.
    So fitly them in pairs thou hast combined.   --Milton.
    Friendship is the cement which really combines mankind.   --Dr. H. More.
 And all combined, save what thou must combine
 By holy marriage.   --Shak.
    Earthly sounds, though sweet and well combined.   --Cowper.
 2. To bind; to hold by a moral tie. [Obs.]
    I am combined by a sacred vow.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an occurrence that results in things being united [syn: combine]
      2: the act of combining things to form a new whole [syn: combination,