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association, coincidence, combination, concurrence, juxtaposition, union  
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  ( 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  

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