1. [ noun ] a class of verbs having the same inflectional forms
Related terms: class conjugate
2. [ noun ] the complete set of inflected forms of a verb
Related terms: set conjugate
3. [ noun ] (grammar) the inflection of verbs
Related terms: inflection verb conjugate
4. [ noun ] making or becoming a single unit
Synonyms: unification uniting jointure union

"the union of opposing factions" "he looked forward to the unification of his family for the holidays"

Related terms: disunion combination combination coalescence reunion umbrella tribalisation unify connect
5. [ noun ] the state of being joined
Synonyms: conjunction colligation junction
Related terms: union anastomosis synapse relate
6. [ noun ] (biology,sexuality) the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes
Synonyms: mating union sexual_union pairing coupling

"the casual couplings of adolescents" "the mating of some species occurs only in the spring"

Related terms: sexual_activity inbreeding hybridization assortative_mating servicing disassortative_mating copulate conjugate
Similar spelling:   conjugate