• WordNet 3.6
    • n cohesiveness the property of being cohesive and sticky
    • n cohesiveness the state of cohering or sticking together
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cohesiveness The quality of being cohesive; the tendency to unite by cohesion; cohesibility.
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  • Georges Bataille
    “Life has always taken place in a tumult without apparent cohesion, but it only finds its grandeur and its reality in ecstasy and in ecstatic love.”


In literature:

In Rome the soldier was the cohesive power, while socially everything was isolated.
"Wit, Humor, Reason, Rhetoric, Prose, Poetry and Story Woven into Eight Popular Lectures" by George W. Bain
He gathered a force of mixed nationality and no cohesion, and was surprised and killed with his gallant brother Henry.
"Heroes of Modern Europe" by Alice Birkhead
And more valuable than a political union are the feelings of solidarity and voluntary cohesion of both peoples.
"The Swedish-Norwegian Union Crisis" by Karl Nordlund
If cohesion ceased to be, then everything would fall to powder and would disintegrate.
"Spirit and Music" by H. Ernest Hunt
This second wave has been accounted for in the following way: The cohesion of particles of water is easily overcome.
"The Ocean and its Wonders" by R.M. Ballantyne
Lime, when it has been slacked, crumbles to powder, from being deprived of cohesion.
"A Treatise on Domestic Economy" by Catherine Esther Beecher
Its sole cohesive power was the bond of a common and undying patriotism.
"Woman's Work in the Civil War" by Linus Pierpont Brockett
The long wade through the water and mud had upset the cohesion of the Brigade.
"Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2" by Ian Hamilton
Such common qualities of the latter are, for instance, cohesion and gravitation.
"The Theories of Darwin and Their Relation to Philosophy, Religion, and Morality" by Rudolf Schmid
He had a following and a large one, but it was without cohesion or discipline.
"A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3" by DeAlva Stanwood Alexander

In news:

What seems at first like rote, enfeebled antirockism reveals a jittery, cohesive undercurrent.
Cohesive, With a Relaxed Ambiance .
Enjoy a cohesive team environment while working with friendly staff focused on team effort and efficiency.
But few peoples are as resilient and socially cohesive as the Japanese.
Unicorn's audacious 'Andrew Jackson' lacks cohesion.
GOP May Be Stuck on Cohesion.
Strength and cohesion of the civil opposition to the regime.
Strength and cohesion of the regime.
More cohesion , fewer breakdowns.
Capitals' lack of cohesion is a sticking point.
Notes, quotes & observations: Locker room cohesion .
GOP May Be Stuck on Cohesion .
Independents have clout, if not cohesion .
Regulation of Mitotic Chromosome Cohesion by Haspin and Aurora B.
Improbable A's, Cohesive Giants craft fun postseason.

In science:

One in a conclusion of is the fact of increasing of a basic sizes of the observing OSS blocks during increasing of the rough OS level. In this paper it gives estimations of a cohesion strength and buoyancy of the OSS blocks in the form of a vertically oriented floating cylinders (VFC).
Skeletal Structures of the Ocean, Hypotheses and Interpretation of the Phenomenon
The Strong Force not only determines the binding of quarks and gluons inside hadrons, it also determines the cohesion of protons and neutrons inside atomic nuclei.
Experimental Tests of Asymptotic Freedom
In addition, to evaluate the strength of cohesion between the ducklings, gathering or dispersion were also noted.
Post-hatching parental care behaviour and hormonal status in a precocial bird
They offer a comprehensive and cohesive approach to measuring the activity of the genome.
Quality assessment for short oligonucleotide microarray data
Table 1.- Calculated cohesive energies and band edge parameters.
Theoretical study on the possibility of bipolar doping of ScN