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Meaning of merging by Wiktionary Dictionary




    1. Present participle of merge .


    merging ( plural: mergings )

    1. The act, or the result of being merged

Explanation of merging by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. flowing together

    1. the act of joining together as one

    2. the merging of the two groups occurred quickly
    3. a flowing together

    Definition of merging by GCIDE Dictionary


    1. merge ( mẽrj ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Merged ( mẽrjd ); p. pr. & vb. n. Merging ( mẽrjĭng ).] [L. mergere, mersum. Cf. Emerge, Immerse, Marrow.] To cause to be swallowed up; to immerse; to sink; to absorb.

      To merge all natural . . . sentiment in inordinate vanity. Burke.

      Whig and Tory were merged and swallowed up in the transcendent duties of patriots. De Quincey.

    2. merging adj.
      1. combining or mixing.

      Syn. -- blending, mingling.

      2. flowing together. [prenominal]

      Syn. -- confluent.

    3. merging n.
      1. The act or process of joining together into one entity.

      Syn. -- meeting, coming together.

      2. a flowing together ( as of rivers ).

      Syn. -- confluence, conflux.