joining

Definitions of joining
  1. noun
    the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication)
    “the joining of hands around the table”
    synonyms: connection, connexion
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    hit
    a connection made via the internet to another website
    interconnection
    (computer science) the act of interconnecting (wires or computers or theories etc.)
    intersection
    the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path)
    approximation, bringing close together
    the act of bringing near or bringing together especially the cut edges of tissue
    concatenation
    the act of linking together as in a series or chain
    convergence, convergency, converging
    the act of converging (coming closer)
    coming upon, encounter
    a casual meeting with a person or thing
    articulation
    the act of joining things in such a way that motion is possible
    adjunction, junction
    an act of joining or adjoining things
    attachment, fastening
    the act of fastening things together
    coming together, meeting, merging
    the act of joining together as one
    bonding, soldering
    fastening firmly together
    doweling
    fastening by dowels
    earthing, grounding
    fastening electrical equipment to earth
    linkage
    the act of linking things together
    ligature, tying
    the act of tying or binding things together
    welding
    fastening two pieces of metal together by softening with heat and applying pressure
    fixation
    the activity of fastening something firmly in position
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    change of integrity
    the act of changing the unity or wholeness of something
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