combine

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verb
noun

Verb[change]

Plain form
combine

Third-person singular
combines

Past tense
combined

Past participle
combined

Present participle
combining

  1. (transitive & intransitive) If you combine two or more things, you put them together.
    In a large bowl, combine 1/2 cup white sugar and cinnamon.
    Her new book combines elements of similar stories told throughout eastern North America.
    All of these factors combine to create a system that is difficult to understand.
  2. (transitive) If something combines two or more things, it has both/all of them.
    This is a world that combines the old with the new.

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Noun[change]

Singular
combine

Plural
combines

A combine
  1. (countable) A combine is a large farm vehicle the cuts grain and separates the seeds.