Meaning of 'combination'

Find the meaning of the word ‘combination’

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Meaning of ‘combination’

7 definitions found.



the act of combining things to form a new whole

Synonyms: combining compounding


the act of arranging elements into specified groups without regard to order


a collection of things that have been combined


an alliance of people or corporations or countries for a special purpose (formerly to achieve some antisocial end but now for general political or economic purposes)


a group of people (often temporary) having a common purpose

Example: "they were a winning combination"


a sequence of numbers or letters that opens a combination lock

Example: "I forgot the combination to the safe."


a coordinated sequence of chess moves

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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