joining

Definitions of joining
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n the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication)

“the joining of hands around the table”
Synonyms:
connection, connexion
Types:
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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
Type of:
change of integrity
the act of changing the unity or wholeness of something

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