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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Associate  \As*so"ci*ate\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Associated};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Associating}.]  [L.  associatus  p.  p.  of 
  associare  ad  +  sociare  to  join  or  unite,  socius  companion. 
  See  {Social}.] 
  1.  To  join  with  one  as  a  friend,  companion,  partner,  or 
  confederate;  as  to  associate  others  with  us  in  business, 
  or  in  an  enterprise. 
 
  2.  To  join  or  connect;  to  combine  in  acting;  as  particles  of 
  gold  associated  with  other  substances. 
 
  3.  To  connect  or  place  together  in  thought. 
 
  He  succeeded  in  associating  his  name  inseparably 
  with  some  names  which  will  last  as  long  as  our 
  language.  --Macaulay. 
 
  4.  To  accompany;  to  keep  company  with  [Obs.] 
 
  Friends  should  associate  friends  in  grief  and  woe. 
  --Shak. 




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