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conjunction

 
Noun conjunction has 6 senses
  1. concurrence, coincidence, conjunction, co-occurrence - the temporal property of two things happening at the same time; "the interval determining the coincidence gate is adjustable"
    --1 is a kind of simultaneity, simultaneousness
    --1 has particulars:
     concomitance; overlap; contemporaneity, contemporaneousness; unison
  2. junction, conjunction, conjugation, colligation - the state of being joined together
    --2 is a kind of union, unification
    --2 has particulars: anastomosis, inosculation; synapse
  3. conjunction, conjunctive, connective - an uninflected function word that serves to conjoin words or phrases or clauses or sentences
    --3 is a kind of function word, closed-class word
    --3 has particulars:
     coordinating conjunction; subordinating conjunction, subordinate conjunction
  4. conjunction - the grammatical relation between linguistic units (words or phrases or clauses) that are connected by a conjunction
    --4 is a kind of
    grammatical relation
    --4 has particulars:
     coordinating conjunction; subordinating conjunction; copulative conjunction; disjunctive conjunction; adversative conjunction
  5. conjunction, alignment - (astronomy) apparent meeting or passing of two or more celestial bodies in the same degree of the zodiac
    --5 is a kind of meeting, encounter
    --5 has particulars: inferior conjunction; superior conjunction
  6. junction, conjunction - something that joins or connects
    --6 is a kind of connection, connexion, connector, connecter, connective
    --6 has particulars:
     contact, tangency; joint; junction barrier, barrier strip; splice, splicing; thermojunction
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