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unite


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unite  \U*nite"\,  a.  [L.  unitus  p.  p.  See  {Unite},  v.  t.] 
  United;  joint;  as  unite  consent.  [Obs.]  --J.  Webster. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unite  \U*nite"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {United};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Uniting}.]  [L.  unitus  p.  p.  of  unire  to  unite,  from  unus 
  one  See  {One}.] 
  1.  To  put  together  so  as  to  make  one  to  join  as  two  or  more 
  constituents,  to  form  a  whole;  to  combine;  to  connect;  to 
  join  to  cause  to  adhere;  as  to  unite  bricks  by  mortar; 
  to  unite  iron  bars  by  welding;  to  unite  two  armies. 
 
  2.  Hence  to  join  by  a  legal  or  moral  bond,  as  families  by 
  marriage,  nations  by  treaty,  men  by  opinions;  to  join  in 
  interest,  affection,  fellowship,  or  the  like  to  cause  to 
  agree;  to  harmonize;  to  associate;  to  attach. 
 
  Under  his  great  vicegerent  reign  abide,  United  as 
  one  individual  soul.  --Milton. 
 
  The  king  proposed  nothing  more  than  to  unite  his 
  kingdom  in  one  form  of  worship.  --Clarendon. 
 
  Syn:  To  add  join  annex;  attach.  See  {Add}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unite  \U*nite"\,  v.  i. 
  1.  To  become  one  to  be  cemented  or  consolidated;  to  combine, 
  as  by  adhesion  or  mixture;  to  coalesce;  to  grow  together. 
 
  2.  To  join  in  an  act  to  concur;  to  act  in  concert;  as  all 
  parties  united  in  signing  the  petition. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  unite 
  v  1:  act  in  concert  or  unite  in  a  common  purpose  or  belief  [syn: 
  {unify}]  [ant:  {divide}] 
  2:  become  one  "Germany  unified  officially  in  1990";  "Will  the 
  two  Koreas  unify?"  [syn:  {unify},  {merge}]  [ant:  {disunify}] 
  3:  have  or  possess  in  combination;  "she  unites  charm  with  a 
  good  business  sense"  [syn:  {combine}] 
  4:  be  or  become  joined  or  united  or  linked;  "The  two  streets 
  connect  to  become  a  highway";  "Our  paths  joined"  [syn:  {connect}, 
  {link},  {join}] 
  5:  join  or  combine;  "We  merged  our  resources"  [syn:  {unify},  {merge}] 




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