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concatenation

[kon-kat-n-ey-shuh n] /kɒnˌkæt nˈeɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the act of concatenating.
2.
the state of being concatenated; connection, as in a chain.
3.
a series of interconnected or interdependent things or events.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; < Late Latin concatēnātiōn- (stem of concatēnātiō), equivalent to concatēnāt(us) concatenate + -iōn- -ion
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Word Origin and History for con catenation
concatenation
c.1600, from L.L. concatenatus, pp. of concatenare "to link together," from com- "together" + catenare, from catena "a chain" (see chain).
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