What does bonding mean?

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ˈbɒn dɪŋbond·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bondingnoun

    a close personal relationship that forms between people (as between husband and wife or parent and child)

  2. bondingnoun

    (dentistry) a technique for repairing a tooth; resinous material is applied to the surface of the tooth where it adheres to the tooth's enamel

  3. bonding, solderingnoun

    fastening firmly together


  1. bondingnoun

    A method of aggregating multiple network interfaces on a computer into a single logical interface


  1. bonding

    Bonding refers to the process of forming a close emotional connection, attachment, or relationship between individuals such as friends, family, couples, or a parent and child. It may involve shared activities, experiences, or time spent together, leading to an increased sense of companionship and mutual understanding. In chemical terms, bonding refers to the process of two or more atoms linking together to form a molecule through the sharing or transfer of electrons.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bonding

    of Bond

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. bonding

    In electrical engineering, the process of connecting together metal parts so that they make low resistance electrical contact for direct current and lower frequency alternating currents. See also earthing.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. bonding


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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bonding in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bonding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of bonding in a Sentence

  1. Jonathan Caspi:

    There is the ability to praise and correct without the audience( and it having any meaning) for the other children. It's a freer relationship and one in which bonding and closeness can be developed without interference.

  2. Robin Baker:

    These parents are experienced home birthers as they had their first child at home, they had 30 minutes of bonding time with Baby A before Baby B made his way into his father’s hands still en-caul.

  3. Carol Burnett:

    She got sober when she was 17, i put her in a third rehab place, and oh my God, she hated me. I came to the conclusion that I had to love her enough to let her hate me. She got sober and we started bonding. We wound up working together, writing a play together. We worked together in three shows.

  4. Nale Lehmann-Willenbrock:

    From an evolutionary perspective, one could argue that humans have developed humor and laughter as group behaviors because they promote social bonding and group cohesion, our analysis shows that humor patterns trigger functional, ‘healthy’ group behaviors during the team interaction process.

  5. Nick Telson:

    We're seeing a lot more requests for something a little different, like ping pong (table tennis) -- more team bonding activities.

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