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conjugation Explained

conjugation at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

c.1450, from L. conjugationem, from conjugare "to join together" (see conjugal). Grammatical sense is c.1528. ///

conjugation at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C]
1 the way that a particular verb conjugates:
2 a set of verbs in languages such as Latin that conjugate in the same way:

conjugation at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

172 Moby Thesaurus words for "conjugation":
Anschluss, IC analysis, Janus, abutment, abuttal, accidence,
addition, adjacency, adjoiningness, affiliation, affix, affixation,
agglomeration, agglutination, aggregation, agreement, alliance,
allomorph, amalgamation, ambiguity, ambivalence, apposition,
appulse, articulation, artificial insemination, assimilation,
association, biformity, bifurcation, blend, blending, bond,
bound morpheme, bracketing, cabal, cartel, centralization,
clustering, coalescence, coalition, combination, combine, combo,
communication, composition, concatenation, concourse, concurrence,
confederacy, confederation, confluence, congeries, conglomeration,
conjunction, connection, consolidation, conspiracy,
conterminousness, contiguity, convergence, copulation,
coterminousness, coupling, cross-fertilization, cross-pollination,
cutting, declension, derivation, dichotomy, difference of form,
doubleness, doublethink, doubling, dualism, duality, duplexity,
duplication, duplicity, ecumenism, embodiment, enclitic,
encompassment, enosis, equivocality, fecundation, federalization,
federation, fertilization, formative, free form, fusion, gathering,
getting with child, halving, heterogamy, hookup,
immediate constituent analysis, impregnation, inclusion,
incorporation, infix, infixation, inflection, insemination,
integration, intercommunication, intercourse, interlinking, irony,
isogamy, joinder, joining, jointure, junction, junta,
juxtaposition, knotting, league, liaison, linkage, linking,
marriage, meeting, meld, melding, merger, merging, morph, morpheme,
morphemic analysis, morphemics, morphology, morphophonemics,
orthogamy, package, package deal, pairing, paradigm, perigee,
perihelion, polarity, pollination, pollinization, prefix,
prefixation, proclitic, radical, root, solidification, splice,
stem, suffix, suffixation, symbiosis, syncretism, syndication,
syneresis, synthesis, syzygy, theme, tie, tie-in, tie-up, twinning,
two-facedness, twoness, unification, union, wedding,
word-formation, yoking, zygosis

conjugation at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun (grammar)
1 [C, U] the way in which a verb conjugates:
a verb with an irregular conjugation
2 [C] a group of verbs that conjugate in the same way:
Latin verbs of the second conjugation

Conjugation at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Conjugation \Con`ju*ga"tion\, n. [L. conjugatio conjugation (in
senses 1 & 3).]
1. the act of uniting or combining; union; assemblage. [Obs.]

Mixtures and conjugations of atoms. --Bentley.

2. Two things conjoined; a pair; a couple. [Obs.]

The sixth conjugations or pair of nerves. --Sir T.
Browne.

3. (Gram.)
(a) The act of conjugating a verb or giving in order its
various parts and inflections.
(b) A scheme in which are arranged all the parts of a
verb.
(c) A class of verbs conjugated in the same manner.

4. (Biol.) A kind of sexual union; -- applied to a blending
of the contents of two or more cells or individuals in
some plants and lower animals, by which new spores or
germs are developed.

conjugation at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

conjugation
n 1: the state of being joined together [syn: {junction}, {conjunction},
{colligation}]
2: the inflection of verbs
3: the complete set of inflected forms of a verb
4: a class of verbs having the same inflectional forms
5: the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive
purposes; "the casual couplings of adolescents"; "the
mating of some species occurs only in the spring" [syn: {coupling},
{mating}, {pairing}, {union}, {sexual union}]
6: the act of making or becoming a single unit; "the union of
opposing factions"; "he looked forward to the unification
of his family for the holidays" [syn: {union}, {unification},
{uniting}, {jointure}] [ant: {disunion}]

conjugation at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » coniugatio|coniugātiō|combining, connecting; conjugation|lang=la, from Inter: term » coniugo|coniugō|join, unite together|lang=la, from Inter: term » con-||with|lang=la + Inter: term » iugo|iugō|join, bind, connect|lang=la.

Pronunciation

* Inter: rhymes » eɪʃən

Noun

Inter: wikipedi » a
Inter: en-nou » n
  • The coming together of things.
    1. Inter: biolog » y The temporary fusion of organisms, especially as part of sexual reproduction
    2. Sexual relations within marriage
    3. Inter: gramma » r In some languages, one of several classifications of verbs according to what inflections they take.
    4. Inter: gramma » r The act of conjugating a verb.
    5. Inter: gramma » r The conjugated forms of a verb.
    6. Inter: chemistr » y A system of delocalized orbitals consisting of alternating single bonds and double bonds
    7. Inter: mathematic » s A mapping sending x to gxg-1, where g and x are elements of a Inter: l » en|group; Inter: l » en|inner automorphism
    8. Inter: mathematic » s A function which negates the non-real part of a Inter: l » en|complex or Inter: l » en|hypercomplex number; Inter: l » en|complex conjugation

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » coming together of things

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|съединяване|n, Inter: t+ » bg|съединение|n
  • Greek: σύζευξη (sízefksi) {{f}}, συζυγία (siziyía) {{f}}
  • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|samkoma|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|結合|tr=ketsugō, Inter: t- » ja|接合|tr=setsugō, Inter: t+ » ja|連結|tr=renketsu
    • Tagalog: pagsasama, pagkakaisa


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » fusion of organisms
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|конюгация|f
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|konjugace|f
    • Greek: σύζευξη (sízefksi) {{f}}, συζυγία (siziyía) {{f}}
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|接合|tr=setsugō, Inter: t+ » ja|結合|tr=ketsugō


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|koniugacja|f
  • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|konjugacija|f
  • Tagalog: pagkakaisa
  • Turkish: Inter: t- » tr|konjugasyon

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » in some languages, one of several classifications of verbs
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|խոնարհում|tr=xonarhum|sc=Armn
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|спрежение|n|tr=sprežénie|sc=Cyrl
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|conjugació|f
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|變位|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|变位|tr=biànwèi|sc=Hani
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|conjugaison|f
    • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|უღვლილება|tr=uḡvlileba|sc=Geor
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Konjugation|f
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|συζυγία|f|tr=siziyía|sc=Grek
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|coniugazione|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|活用|tr=かつよう, katsuyō|sc=Jpan
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|koniugacja|f
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|conjugação|f
  • Inter: trreq » Romanian
  • Romansch: Inter: t- » rm|conjugaziun|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|спряжение|n|tr=sprjažénije|sc=Cyrl
  • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|konjugacija|f
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|conjugación|f
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|konjugation, Inter: t+ » sv|böjning
  • Inter: trreq » Turkish

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » act of conjugating a verb
    • Albanian: Inter: t- » sq|zgjedhim|m
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|اقتران|m|tr=iqtirān|sc=Arab, Inter: t- » ar|تصريف الأفعال|m|tr=taṣrīf al-ʾafʿāl|sc=Arab (inflection of verbs), Inter: t- » ar|تصريف|m|tr=taṣrīf|sc=Arab
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|խոնարհում|tr=xonarhum|sc=Armn
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|спрягане|n
    • Chechen: Inter: tø » ce|хийцар
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|變位|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|变位|tr=biànwèi|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|časování|n
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|vervoeging|f
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|konjugacio
    • Finnish: taivuttaminen, taivutus
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|conjugaison|f
    • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|უღვლილება|tr=uḡvlileba|sc=Geor
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Konjugation|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|κλίση|f|tr=klísi|sc=Grek
  • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|הטיה|f|tr=hat'aia, Inter: t- » he|נטיה|f|tr=n'tiyah
  • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|sagnbeyging|f, Inter: t- » is|persónubeyging sagna|f
  • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|réimniú
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|coniugazione|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|活用|tr=かつよう, katsuyō|sc=Jpan
  • Latin: Inter: t- » la|coniugatio|f
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|koniugacja|f
  • Inter: trreq » Romanian
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|спряжение|n|tr=sprjažénije
  • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|konjugacija|f, Inter: t- » sh|sprezanje|n
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|conjugación|f
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|konjugation, Inter: t+ » sv|böjning
  • Inter: trreq » Turkish

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » conjugated forms of a verb
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|conjugaison|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Related terms

    * conjugate

    Coordinate terms

    * declension

    See also

    * declension
    • inflection, inflexion


    Translation: ar » conjugation
    Category: ast:conjugation -
    Translation: cs » conjugation
    Translation: et » conjugation
    Translation: el » conjugation
    Translation: es » conjugation
    Translation: fr » conjugation
    Translation: fy » conjugation
    Translation: ko » conjugation
    Translation: io » conjugation
    Translation: id » conjugation
    Translation: it » conjugation
    Translation: hu » conjugation
    Translation: mg » conjugation
    Translation: ml » conjugation
    Translation: my » conjugation
    Translation: nl » conjugation
    Translation: pl » conjugation
    Translation: ru » conjugation
    Category: simple:conjugation -
    Translation: fi » conjugation
    Translation: sv » conjugation
    Translation: ta » conjugation
    Translation: te » conjugation
    Translation: tr » conjugation
    Translation: vi » conjugation
    Translation: zh » conjugation