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amalgamated
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Definition two or more organizations joined together
  • the amalgamated colleges constituted a university
  • But the three zones mingle and amalgamate along the edges, like the colors in the solar spectrum.
    Hugo, Victor  --  Notre-Dame de Paris
  • He grew up in the Amalgamated Clothing Workers union housing across from Van Cortlandt Park, in the Bronx.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • The mistress used to be kept in a minor house or apartment of her own, and now they've amalgamated things.
    Margaret Atwood  --  The Handmaid's Tale
  • The housesteward of the amalgamated cats' and dogs' home was in attendance to convey these vessels when replenished to that beneficent institution.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Even his railways and banks have /servants/; the chief trades-union of the English railroad men is the Amalgamated Society of Railway /Servants/.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
  • These scattered fragments of humanity had never shown any desire to be amalgamated with the social structure.
    Edith Wharton  --  The Age of Innocence
  • One is conscious of something hideous, as though one's soul were becoming amalgamated with the darkness.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • I'm representing the New York Amalgamated Short Snap Biscuit Cracker and Frazzled Wheat Company.
    O. Henry  --  A Retrieved Reformation
  • It'd been amalgamated with neighboring farms— that'd happened before, too, but afterward they'd reduced it to its former condition.
    Alexander Solzhenitsyn  --  One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
  • Anyone who likes amalgamating is welcome to it, but it sickens me.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  Anna Karenina
  • But the three zones mingle and amalgamate along the edges, like the colors in the solar spectrum.
    Victor Hugo  --  The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • The Amalgamated Switch and Signal Company had suddenly given notice that they would not complete her order.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • The facility with which even the most timid women sometimes acquire a relish for the dreadful when that is amalgamated with a little triumph, is marvellous.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Far from the Madding Crowd
  • They signed a generous union contract with the Amalgamated Butcher Workmen, granting benefits like seniority rights and pay bonuses for work on the late shift.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • "That's true; but when it ceased to exist, the Weekly Review was amalgamated with the Periodical, and so your article appeared two months ago in the latter.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  Crime and Punishment
  • Moreover, where Odette's affection might seem ever so little abrupt and disappointing, the little phrase would come to supplement it, to amalgamate with it its own mysterious essence.
    Marcel Proust  --  Swann's Way
  • We are quite definitely here as representatives of the Amalgamated Union of Philosophers, Sages, Luminaries and Other Thinking Persons, and we want this machine off, and we want it off now!
    Douglas Adams  --  The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
  • Thus until the independence of townships is amalgamated with the manners of a people it is easily destroyed, and it is only after a long existence in the laws that it can be thus amalgamated.
    Alexis de Toqueville  --  Democracy In America, Volume 1
  • He could not tear his eyes from these rays of light; he got the idea that these rays were his new nature, and that in three minutes he would become one of them, amalgamated somehow with them.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Idiot

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