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Pronunciation:  in`korpu'reyshun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  including by incorporation
  2. [n]  consolidating two or more things; union in (or into) one body
  3. [n]  learning (of values or attitudes etc.) that is incorporated within yourself

INCORPORATION is a 13 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: internalisation, internalization
 See Also: acquisition, annexation, appropriation, consolidation, inclusion, integration, introjection, learning



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\In*cor`po*ra"tion\, n. [L. incorporatio: cf. F.
1. The act of incorporating, or the state of being

2. The union of different ingredients in one mass; mixture;
   combination; synthesis.

3. The union of something with a body already existing;
   association; intimate union; assimilation; as, the
   incorporation of conquered countries into the Roman

4. (Law)
   (a) The act of creating a corporation.
   (b) A body incorporated; a corporation.

Thesaurus Terms
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