Usage examples for coalesce

  1. The latter represented the more orderly section of the community; the former reproduced all the worst features of the old Ghibeline aristocracy, though in the end it was the Whites who had to coalesce with the Ghibelines. – Dante: His Times and His Work by Arthur John Butler
  2. Above it the forks coalesce, and as it nears the top the climb can be varied a good deal. – Climbing in The British Isles. Vol. 1 - England by W. P. Haskett Smith
  3. And here counsellors were to be found who urged on Agesilaus to attack these troops separately; but fearing lest, in proportion as he pressed on to engage them, the Mantineans might issue from the city behind and attack him on flank and rear, he decided it was best to let the two bodies coalesce, and then, if they would accept battle, to engage them on an open and fair field. – Hellenica by Xenophon
  4. If, in the earlier and later struggles of the Medes against Assyria, the bravery of individual heroes was often celebrated in song, these songs might by degrees coalesce into a connected whole, the close of which was the overthrow of the Assyrian empire. – The History of Antiquity, Vol. II (of VI) by Max Duncker
  5. No because Ram is opening doors all along the corridor and ten of Russett's brightest come pouring out like mercury finding its own level and coalesce in the middle of the floor. – The Lost Kafoozalum by Pauline Ashwell
  6. The wire has a current density so huge that the atoms are destroyed, and the protons and electrons coalesce into pure radiant energy. – Invaders from the Infinite by John Wood Campbell
  7. I have observed that few make them coalesce." – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  8. The whole body of industrialists is united in league; merchants or exporters are similarly united; a small group of great banks, practically constituting one power, manages the financial side of the national industry and commerce with a singular mixture of daring and judgment, guided by a wonderfully complete enquiry system, a veritable international secret service; the great shipping companies, which coalesce more and more into a single huge national concern, work in close co- operation with organised industry and organised trade; railway transport is managed by the state so as to dovetail into the same machine: and the whole forms altogether a carefully constructed system of co- operation, cohesion and united action. – South America and the War by F. A. Kirkpatrick
  9. At the same time, it is very curious to observe, that the most violent sect of Presbyterians, who might be considered as the representatives of the extreme Cameronian principle, and who had early seceded from the Church, and bitterly opposed the union of the kingdoms, were not indisposed, on certain terms, to coalesce with the Jacobites. – Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems by W.E. Aytoun
  10. But these two powers would, at any time, have gladly quitted England, to coalesce with France, as being the power which they met every where, opposed as a barrier to all their schemes of aggrandizement. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  11. Various figures have been drawn exhibiting the shapes of two masses until their surfaces approach close to one another and even until they just coalesce, but the discussion of their stability is not easy. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  12. For a long time the Saxon and Norman tongues refused to coalesce and were like two distinct currents flowing in different directions. – How to Speak and Write Correctly by Joseph Devlin
  13. The Flemings had but to speak a word, to lift a finger, and all the Netherlands, self- governed, would coalesce into one independent confederation of States, strong enough to defy all the despots of Europe. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  14. Earlier times could allow the Essence and the Form to coalesce without discovering any incongruity in this. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  15. 133. " Where d or t go before, the additional letter d or t, in this contracted form, coalesce into one letter with the radical d or t." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  16. The nodules coalesce and break down, leading to the formation of multiple superficial ulcers. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  17. The ground- colour is pure white, and the whole surface is minutely and thickly speckled with reddish- brown and greyish- purple spots, more closely placed at the thick end, where they coalesce in places and form bold patches. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  18. Never can heart coalesce with heart. – Hints for Lovers by Arnold Haultain