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Meaning of merging by Wiktionary Dictionary

merging


    Verb

    merging

    1. Present participle of merge .

    Noun

    merging ( plural: mergings )

    1. The act, or the result of being merged


Explanation of merging by Wordnet Dictionary

merging


    Adjective
    1. flowing together

    Noun
    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

    merging


    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.