What does conjugation mean?

Definitions for conjugation
ˌkɒn dʒəˈgeɪ ʃəncon·ju·ga·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. junction, conjunction, conjugation, colligation(noun)

    the state of being joined together

  2. conjugation(noun)

    the inflection of verbs

  3. conjugation(noun)

    the complete set of inflected forms of a verb

  4. conjugation(noun)

    a class of verbs having the same inflectional forms

  5. coupling, mating, pairing, conjugation, union, sexual union(noun)

    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"

  6. union, unification, uniting, conjugation, jointure(noun)

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. conjugation(Noun)

    The coming together of things.

    Etymology: From coniugatio, from coniugo, from con- + iugo.

  2. conjugation(Noun)

    The temporary fusion of organisms, especially as part of sexual reproduction

    Etymology: From coniugatio, from coniugo, from con- + iugo.

  3. conjugation(Noun)

    Sexual relations within marriage

    Etymology: From coniugatio, from coniugo, from con- + iugo.

  4. conjugation(Noun)

    In some languages, one of several classifications of verbs according to what inflections they take.

    Etymology: From coniugatio, from coniugo, from con- + iugo.

  5. conjugation(Noun)

    The act of conjugating a verb.

    Etymology: From coniugatio, from coniugo, from con- + iugo.

  6. conjugation(Noun)

    The conjugated forms of a verb.

    Etymology: From coniugatio, from coniugo, from con- + iugo.

  7. conjugation(Noun)

    A system of delocalized orbitals consisting of alternating single bonds and double bonds

    Etymology: From coniugatio, from coniugo, from con- + iugo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conjugation(noun)

    the act of uniting or combining; union; assemblage

    Etymology: [L. conjugatio conjugation (in senses 1 & 3).]

  2. Conjugation(noun)

    two things conjoined; a pair; a couple

    Etymology: [L. conjugatio conjugation (in senses 1 & 3).]

  3. Conjugation(noun)

    the act of conjugating a verb or giving in order its various parts and inflections

    Etymology: [L. conjugatio conjugation (in senses 1 & 3).]

  4. Conjugation(noun)

    a scheme in which are arranged all the parts of a verb

    Etymology: [L. conjugatio conjugation (in senses 1 & 3).]

  5. Conjugation(noun)

    a class of verbs conjugated in the same manner

    Etymology: [L. conjugatio conjugation (in senses 1 & 3).]

  6. Conjugation(noun)

    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

    Etymology: [L. conjugatio conjugation (in senses 1 & 3).]

How to pronounce conjugation?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say conjugation in sign language?

  1. conjugation

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conjugation in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conjugation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of conjugation

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