Definitions of combination

  1. the act of combining things to form a new whole
  2. the act of arranging elements into specified groups without regard to order
  3. a collection of things that have been combined; an assemblage of separate parts or qualities
  4. an alliance of people or corporations or countries for a special purpose ( formerly to achieve some antisocial end but now for general political or economic purposes)
  5. a group of people ( often temporary) having a common purpose; " they were a winning combination"
  6. The act or process of combining or uniting persons and things.
  7. The result of combining or uniting; union of persons or things; esp. a union or alliance of persons or states to effect some purpose; -- usually in a bad sense.
  8. The act or process of uniting by chemical affinity, by which substances unite with each other in definite proportions by weight to form distinct compounds.
  9. The different arrangements of a number of objects, as letters, into groups.
  10. The state of being united; the union of bodies or qualities; an association for a common object.
  11. The act of combining: union: a number of persons united for a purpose.
  12. Union; association.
  13. A joining together; union; alliance; compound.
  14. Combiner.
  15. The act of combining; state of being combined; union; association for some object; union of bodies or qualities in a mass or compound; chemical union; the union or grouping of certain numbers or quantities in every possible manner. Combination- room, in the university of Cambridge, a room into which the fellows withdraw after dinner, for wine, dessert, and conversation.
  16. Close union or connection; an intimate union of two or more persons or things to effect some purpose; a union of particulars; chemical combination, the tendency of certain substances to unite and form a new substance.