conjoin

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v conjoin make contact or come together "The two roads join here"
    • v conjoin take in marriage
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Conjoin To join together; to unite. "The English army, that divided was
      Into two parties, is now conjoined in one."
      "If either of you know any inward impediment why you should not be conjoined .""Let that which he learns next be nearly conjoined with what he knows already."
    • v. i Conjoin To unite; to join; to league.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • conjoin To join together; bring into relation or contact; unite, as one thing to another.
    • conjoin To associate or connect.
    • conjoin Specifically To join in marriage.
    • conjoin To form a union or league; come or act together; unite.
    • conjoin Conjoined.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Conjoin kon-join′ to join together: to combine
    • v.i Conjoin to unite
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Quotations

  • Francis Bacon
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    “The poets did well to conjoin music and medicine, because the office of medicine is but to tune the curious harp of man's body.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. conjoindre, fr. L. conjungere, -junctum,; con-, + jungere, to join. See Join, and cf. Conjugate Conjunction

Usage

In literature:

Benevolence and complaisance conjoined with virtue, and yet nature has nothing more rare than these.
"Plutarch's Morals" by Plutarch
Cannibalism and ghost fear.+ Human sacrifice and cannibalism are not necessarily conjoined.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
F. The transverse muscle; f, its tendon, forming, with e, the conjoined tendon.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
They are still 'conjoined' but not 'connected.
"The English Utilitarians, Volume II (of 3)" by Leslie Stephen
Strength of will and tact are not necessarily, perhaps not generally, conjoined, and often the first seems somewhat to impair the second.
"The Map of Life" by William Edward Hartpole Lecky
J consonant, in our language, expresses the letters d, and the French j conjoined, as in John, Djon.
"The Temple of Nature; or, the Origin of Society" by Erasmus Darwin
In general, both ought to be conjoined.
"Popular Education" by Ira Mayhew
The Countess de Linieres leaned forward in intense sympathy conjoined with a certain weird premonition.
"Orphans of the Storm" by Henry MacMahon
And yet, with all these unmeasured blessings was conjoined a bane.
"The Preacher of Cedar Mountain" by Ernest Thompson Seton
Authority and weakness conjoined produce only madness and wretchedness.
"Émile" by Jean Jacques Rousseau
All this could not happen, were there not a good state of the fluids of the system conjoined, to a happy state of the solids.
"Vegetable Diet: As Sanctioned by Medical Men, and by Experience in All Ages" by William Andrus Alcott
Give an instance where some of the muscles act under the government of the will, conjoined with those that are involuntary.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
These two principles are very distinct in their nature, though often conjoined.
"Alexander the Great" by Jacob Abbott
These phenomena arising from solution by caloric are always less or more conjoined with those which take place during solutions in water.
"Elements of Chemistry," by Antoine Lavoisier
And in the temptation brought to bear on Mataafa, even the Tupua was conjoined.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Some clusters show twenty or more stipitate, globose sporangia, conjoined by their distinct but coherent stems.
"The North American Slime-Moulds" by Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
Nor was the advantage altogether material; there were conjoined intellectual results of no little value.
"History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I (of 2)" by John William Draper
Other attractions are certainly conjoined.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 18 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
It is true he was rash, but much must be forgiven to youthful curiosity, especially when conjoined with professional ambition.
"The Witches of New York" by Q. K. Philander Doesticks
As long as mystery was conjoined with it, it was strength.
"Ku Klux Klan" by J. C. Lester
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In poetry:

Bedeck'd with might, with grace, and fire,
The Seraphim conjoin the quire,
And Holy, Holy, Holy, cry
Unto the Deity, most high!
"Concerning The New Jerusalem" by Rees Prichard
The angels, first, to heaven's King
Their loud-voic'd Hallelujah's sing;
The saints then from their seats conjoin
Their notes, in symphony divine.
"Concerning The New Jerusalem" by Rees Prichard
Wast thou in truth conjoined with Mars?
Did thy fair hands his shield embrace,
The surface of whose golden bars
Grew lovely from thy mirrored face?
"To The Venus Of Melos" by John Lawson Stoddard
God will of none, but Jesus Christ admit,
To be his partner — none besides is fit
To be with Him in the great Work conjoin'd,
Which is to save the souls of all mankind.
"Christ Is All In All" by Rees Prichard
Thou must have Christ, as God and man conjoin'd,
Two natures perfectly in One combin'd,
To finish all the work, thy sins require,
Ere thou canst please thy everlasting Sire.
"Advice, To Search For The Lord Jesus Christ" by Rees Prichard
M. Be thankful, sir! in life's dull round
Few W-----s are to be found: Oppress'd with want, perplex'd with care,
Diseas'd, or madd'ning with despair,
The poor or wealthy rarely find
Sound health conjoin'd with tranquil mind.
"To J. W. On His Birth Day. A Dialogue Between Seventy Two and Twenty Seven" by Hector MacNeill

In news:

The Sex Lives of Conjoined Twins.
Through her sister's eyes: Conjoined twins Tatiana and Krista were extraordinary from the beginning.
Abby and Brittany Hensel are just like any regular 22 year olds — boy crazy, going on job interviews, driving and doing everything else their friends do — except they star in their own reality show, and they are conjoined twins.
They are conjoined twins, and have a brand new reality series on TLC.
Abby and Brittany Hensel — the 22-year-old conjoined twins of Oprah Winfrey fame — are back in the spotlight with their own reality TV show.
A Wisconsin woman who, along with her conjoined twin, made headlines 27 years ago when they were surgically separated, is making news again.
Conjoined twins: 40 amazing photos (GRAPHIC IMAGES).
Chile girl dies after split from conjoined twin.
Conjoined twins separated in televised 18-hour surgery.
Two formerly conjoined toddlers from the Dominican Republic have left a Richmond hospital after recovering from separation surgery, and doctors predict they'll be ready to go home by Christmas.
Formerly conjoined twins prepare to go home.
Conjoined twins separated at VCU.
Conjoined twins separated in Calif. How are they doing.
Conjoined baby girls were born October 10 in the village of Tugi, Cameroon.
Surgeons Successfully Separate Very Rare Conjoined Twins.
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In science:

Therefore, for a given black hole mass M , generally, the mass of the conjoined white hole (denoted as M (cid:48) ) is different from M .
Phenomenological loop quantum geometry of the Schwarzschild black hole
By contrast, in the ¯µ-scheme, cos( ¯µc c) and cos( ¯µc c) flip from +1 to −1 only once and thus the quantum bounce conjoins a black hole with a white hole.
Phenomenological loop quantum geometry of the Schwarzschild black hole
Particularly, given the black hole mass M , the exact value M (cid:48) of the conjoined white hole depends on I .
Phenomenological loop quantum geometry of the Schwarzschild black hole
This is unsatisfactory as pointed out in various papers , for although generic design factors can be obtained it is a somewhat an ad hoc procedure. The methodology presented in the previous section can be extended in which a curved surface is represented as a series of conjoined WN and or NW transitions.
Rapid cavity prototyping using mode matching and globalised scattering matrix
One operation performed during program execution is to conjoin constraints represented by substitutions.
Parametrizing Program Analysis by Lifting to Cardinal Power Domains
One will need alternative definitions to conjoining infinitely many formulas of the form x.g = g .x.
A Jordan decomposition for groups of finite Morley rank
Conjunction: A maximal TNCB can be conjoined with another maximal TNCB if they may be combined by rule.
An Efficient Generation Algorithm for Lexicalist MT
Adjunction: A maximal TNCB can be inserted inside a maximal TNCB, i.e. conjoined with a non-maximal TNCB, where the combination is licensed by rule.
An Efficient Generation Algorithm for Lexicalist MT
When two maximal TNCBs are conjoined, nodes dominating the new node, which were previously ill-formed, become undetermined.
An Efficient Generation Algorithm for Lexicalist MT
After finding that big may not be conjoined with the brown dog, we try to adjoin it within the latter.
An Efficient Generation Algorithm for Lexicalist MT
Whenever there is only one distinct attribute between two adjacent messages, they are merged into one message with a conjoined attribute, which is a list of the distinct attributes from both messages.
Conciseness through Aggregation in Text Generation
Generating marker words to indicate relationships in conjoined structures, such as “respectively”, is another short term goal.
Conciseness through Aggregation in Text Generation
This is precisely the relationship between the left and right brackets. A form and its mirror image conjoin to make a container.
Biologic
Furthermore, the two methods conjoined provide a test of the spatial curvature of the universe to ∼ 1 − 2% (for the SNAP experiment), independent of the CMB constraint on flatness (note that the Planck CMB measurements in isolation would only determine the curvature to ∼ 6% (Eisenstein, Hu, & Tegmark 1999)).
Seeing the Nature of the Accelerating Physics: It's a SNAP
We call a block maximal if its width cannot be increased by conjoining it with another block without violating (D4).
Diagram calculus for a type affine $C$ Temperley--Lieb algebra, II
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