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commingle

[kuh-ming-guh l] /kəˈmɪŋ gəl/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), commingled, commingling.
1.
to mix or mingle together; combine.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; com- + mingle
Related forms
commingler, noun
uncommingled, adjective
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Examples from the web for commingling
  • Babylonians believed in a world made from a commingling of fresh and salt water.
  • commingling makes the resident's funds available to pay the facility's operating expenses rather than the benefit of the resident.
  • Where the viability of development depends upon downhole commingling, the plan must identify the commingling strategies.
  • It is important to determine whether the sustained audit cost was the result of commingling of funds.
  • The subcontractor writes a memo explaining why commingling is requested and sends it to the requester.
  • commingling of client or insurer funds with the monies of a producer or agency is strongly discouraged.
British Dictionary definitions for commingling

commingle

/kɒˈmɪŋɡəl/
verb
1.
to mix or be mixed; blend
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Word Origin and History for commingling

commingle

v.

1620s, from com- + mingle. See comingle. Related: Commingled; commingling.

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