Amalgamation - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˌmælɡəˈmeɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word amalgamation
Brit.  |əmalɡəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word amalgamation

noun

- the combination of two or more commercial companies (syn: merger, uniting)

Examples

...an amalgamation of peat moss and vermiculite is a good medium for starting vegetable seedlings...

Word forms

noun
singular: amalgamation
plural: amalgamations
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