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amalgamate

a·mal·ga·mate

amalgamate

 
pronunciation:
mael g meIt
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: amalgamated, amalgamates, amalgamating
definition 1: to combine or blend into a single unit.
The two banks amalgamated to become the largest in the country.
synonyms:
blend, combine, fuse, merge, mix, unite
antonyms:
separate
similar words:
alloy, coalesce, commingle, compound, consolidate, interfuse, package, synthesize, unify
definition 2: to make into an alloy with mercury.
similar words:
alloy
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition 1: to combine or unite.
synonyms:
coalesce, combine, fuse, merge, mix, unite
antonyms:
separate
similar words:
commingle, compound, mingle, unify
definition 2: to blend with another metal.
similar words:
blend, compound
derivations: amalgamable (adj.), amalgamative (adj.), amalgamation (n.), amalgamator (n.)