in conjunction with each other meaning, in conjunction with each other definition | English Cobuild dictionary



  ( conjunctions    plural  )
1       n-count   A conjunctionof two or more things is the occurrence of them at the same time or place.  
FORMAL   usu N of n  
...the conjunction of two events., ...a conjunction of religious and social factors.     
2       n-count   In grammar, a conjunction is a word or group of words that joins together words, groups, or clauses. In English, there are co-ordinating conjunctions such as `and' and `but', and subordinating conjunctions such as `although', `because', and `when'.  
3    If one thing is done or used in conjunctionwith another, the two things are done or used together.  
in conjunction      phrase   usu PHR with n   (=together)  
The army should have operated in conjunction with the fleet to raid the enemy's coast...     

co-ordinating conjunction        ( co-ordinating conjunctions    plural  ) A co-ordinating conjunction is a word such as `and', `or', or `but' which joins two or more words, groups, or clauses of equal status, for example two main clauses. Compare subordinating conjunction.     (TECHNICAL)      n-count  
subordinating conjunction        ( subordinating conjunctions    plural  ) A subordinating conjunction is a word such as `although', `because', or `when' which begins a subordinate clause. Compare co-ordinating conjunction.     (TECHNICAL)      n-count  
Translation English - Cobuild Collins Dictionary  
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if people live in each other's pocket, they spend a lot of time together
meet; cross each other's lives; be brought together
E.g.:They crossed paths fifteen years ago and they are best friends since then.
a process by which two or more things affect each other
In my science class, I learned the interaction between humans and the Earth is getting more negative because people keep emitting the carbon dioxide.
a process by which two or more things affect each other ()
I learned the idea of interactions in ecosystems. It was hard to understand because there are many kinds of interactions that made me feel confused.
consider that two parties don't owe anything to each other
person who is very important and dear without formally being the spouse
ruling other people things
I respect the people in the past who were dominant and had power to control a government such as Nobutaka Oda who was a samurai because he controlled almost all areas in Japan.
wait for something, usually linked to a previous event, to happen; expect something that can not be avoided to happen
software created with the purpose of testing other software
A social club started at Port Royal by Samuel de Champlain to help pass the long and cold winter nights. Each person took turns being host for an evening and serving his fellow man.
Emergency Medical Services - Polysemic Term used in USA and UK for Prehospital Emergency Services and other countries as the whole chain from Emergency Call to Hospital Intensive Care services.
Care Traduction difficulty !
acronym for Let Me Know, as to ask the other party to get back to you
a group selfie ; a picture taken by one person next to other people, usually to share it through social media
[Slang] comes from the combination of "selfie" and "us"
technique used for smoking a marijuana joint in two, consisting in one person inhaling the smoke exhaled by the other one
competitive set: a group of other brands offering a similar product or service, to the same consumers
A list of blogs on a blog (usually placed in the sidebar of a blog) that reads as a list of recommendations by the blogger of other blogs.
X, Y and assorted other formats X, Y et divers autres formats
a woman, generally in her twenties, who shows she is having a good time with her friends by shooting "WOO" ("HOO") usually in unison with other woo girls
regional term for flat white bread roll, other terms are bap, batch, cob
You say 'top that!' when you have achieved something and you want to challenge other people to do better
I know four celebrities - top that!
the process of reaching a conclusion about something because of other things that you know to be true
[US] I often find my stuff by using deduction but sometimes it doesn't help at all.
always thinking of what other people want and being anxious not to disturb them
I want to be a considerate person who always help friends when they are in trouble.
1. a package containing food, clothes or other items that the receiver has difficulties in procuring by himself; 2. a package containing small gifts for close persons
(in an auction, negotiation or other business competition) the situation in which the winning party has overrated the pursued object
a person, generally a man, dedicated to improving his skills in attracting and seducing the other sex
Other spelling : Pickup artist The use of "pick up" in this context comes from American slang and means becoming acquainted with, esp. with a view to having sexual relations
is a test process that is performed after the software has been changed in order to verify if the changes didn't affect other software parts
activity involving dumping a bucket of ice water on your head and challenge other three friends to do so in order to promote awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and encourage donations to research.
also called "ice water challenge", viral campaign on social media during July–August 2014
Arotten apple is a member of a group, or a single element in a set of things, that is bad and likely to corrupt the other people or things in the group
Allusion to the expression "One bad apple spoils the barrel"


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