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fusion, merger, unificationnoun
an occurrence that involves the production of a union
the state of being combined into one body
the merging of adjacent sounds or syllables or words
fusion, nuclear fusion, nuclear fusion reactionnoun
a nuclear reaction in which nuclei combine to form more massive nuclei with the simultaneous release of energy
fusion, optical fusionnoun
the combining of images from the two eyes to form a single visual percept
fusion, spinal fusionnoun
correction of an unstable part of the spine by joining two or more vertebrae; usually done surgically but sometimes done by traction or immobilization
the act of fusing (or melting) together
The merging of similar or different elements into a union
A nuclear reaction in which nuclei combine to form more massive nuclei with the concomitant release of energy
a style of music that blends disparate genres; especially types of jazz
A style of cooking that combines ingredients and techniques from different countries or cultures
The act of melting or liquifying something by heating it
Etymology: 1555, from fusion, from fusionem (the accusative of fusio), from fusus, past participle of fundere (see also found#Etymology 3).
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: fusio, Latin; fusion, French.
Metals in fusion do not flame for want of a copious fume, except spelter, which fumes copiously, and thereby flames. Isaac Newton, Opt.
the act or operation of melting or rendering fluid by heat; the act of melting together; as, the fusion of metals
the state of being melted or dissolved by heat; a state of fluidity or flowing in consequence of heat; as, metals in fusion
the union or blending together of things, as, melted together
the union, or binding together, of adjacent parts or tissues
Etymology: [L. fusio, fr. fundere, fusum to pour, melt: cf. F. fusion. See Fuse, v. t., aud cf, Foison.]
A fusion genre is music that combines two or more styles. For example, rock and roll originally developed as a fusion of blues, gospel and country music. The main characteristics of fusion genres are variations in tempo, rhythm, and is sometimes the use of long musical "journeys" that can be divided into smaller parts, each with their own dynamics, style and tempo. "Fusion" used alone often refers to jazz fusion. Artists who work in fusion genres are often difficult to categorize within non-fusion styles, primarily because most genres evolved out of other genres.These artists generally consider themselves part of both genres. For example, a musician that plays predominantly blues influenced by rock is often labelled a blues-rock musician, such as Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble. Vaughan, a Texas blues guitarist, used rock and blues together. Ray Charles, who recorded gospel and jazz-influenced blues, created what would become known as soul music. By fusing the two genres, Charles pioneered the style of country soul, most famously on his landmark album Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music, and influenced similar efforts by Candi Staton and Solomon Burke. Another example of fusion music can be heard in the Middle Eastern-influenced Franco-Arabic music as personified by Aldo. Franco-Arabic music uses a blend of Arabic and many western styles, from rock to pop, and from Euro styles to folk music. Jie Ma blends traditional Chinese instruments and Western and jazz compositions.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
In intelligence usage, the process of examining all sources of intelligence and information to derive a complete assessment of activity.
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Rank popularity for the word 'Fusion' in Nouns Frequency: #2665
The numerical value of Fusion in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of Fusion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of Fusion in a Sentence
Items uniquely required to produce semiconductors at advanced technology nodes — 10 nanometers or below — will be subject to a presumption of denial to prevent such key enabling technology from supporting China's military-civil fusion efforts.
Irrigation of the land with seawater desalinated by fusion power is ancient. It's called 'rain'.
I think it’s clear that this is not the case of a company that forgot to register, or didn’t know that they had to register, fusion GPS purposely, and quite deliberately, chose not to register so that their activity would fly under the radar, leading people to see the result of their work as organic and real, pushing a noble vision of truth, instead of what it actually is –smear campaigns in return for large enough retainers.
Mr. Simpson’s company, Fusion GPS, is the same firm that oversaw the creation of the unverified Trump Dossier, it is vital for the Committee to fully understand Fusion’s failure to register under FARA and its role in the creating and spreading of the dossier.
A top guy at Justice Department who's getting information from Bruce Ohr wife and another guy who are employed by( Fusion GPS)... is feeding information to the FBI, justice Department is wrong, and everyone knows Justice Department's wrong, and Justice Department's not supposed to happen in America, but Justice Department did.
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Translations for Fusion
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- انصهار, اندماج, اتحاد, الذوبانArabic
- Verschmelzen, Schmelzen, VerschmelzungGerman
- derretimiento, fusión, fundiciónSpanish
- fuusio, sulaminen, sulatusFinnish
- fuziono, fuzoIdo
- 溶融, フュージョン, 核融合, 融合Japanese
- 핵융합, 융해, 융합, 용해Korean
- samensmelting, fusie, smeltenDutch
- fusjonNorwegian Nynorsk
- sammensmelting, fusjonNorwegian
- fuzja, stopieniePolish
- расплавление, фьюжн, реакция синтеза, плавка, синтез, слияниеRussian
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