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Pronunciation:  u'malgu`meyt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  joined together into a whole; "United Industries"; "the amalgamated colleges constituted a university"; "a consolidated school"
  2. [v]  to bring or combine together or with something else; "resourcefully he mingled music and dance"

AMALGAMATE is a 10 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: amalgamated, coalesced, commix, consolidated, fused, mingle, mix, unify, united
 See Also: aggregate, alter, blend, change, combine, compound, concoct, immingle, intermingle, intermix



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \A*mal"ga*mate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Amalgamated};
    p. pr. & vb. n. {Amalgamating}.]
    1. To compound or mix, as quicksilver, with another metal; to
       unite, combine, or alloy with mercury.
    2. To mix, so as to make a uniform compound; to unite or
       combine; as, to amalgamate two races; to amalgamate one
       race with another.
             Ingratitude is indeed their four cardinal virtues
             compacted and amalgamated into one.   --Burke.
  2. \A*mal"ga*mate\, v. i.
    1. To unite in an amalgam; to blend with another metal, as
    2. To coalesce, as a result of growth; to combine into a
       uniform whole; to blend; as, two organs or parts
  3. \A*mal"ga*mate\, Amalgamated \A*mal"ga*ma`ted\, a.
    Coalesced; united; combined.
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