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Meaning of CONCATENATION

Pronunciation:  kân`kat'neyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of linking together as in a series or chain
  2. [n]  a series of things depending on each other as if linked together; "the chain of command"; "a complicated concatenation of circumstances"
  3. [n]  the linking together of a consecutive series of symbols or events or ideas etc; "it was caused by an improbable concatenation of circumstances"
  4. [n]  the state of being linked together as in a chain; union in a linked series
 

CONCATENATION is a 13 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: chain
 
 See Also: catena, connectedness, connectedness, connection, connection, connection, connexion, connexion, joining, link, series

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con*cat`e*na"tion\ (-n[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. [L.
concatenatio.]
A series of links united; a series or order of things
depending on each other, as if linked together; a chain, a
succession.

      The stoics affirmed a fatal, unchangeable concatenation
      of causes, reaching even to the illicit acts of man's
      will.                                    --South.

      A concatenation of explosions.           --W. Irving.

 

 

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