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conjoined

[kuh n-joind] /kənˈdʒɔɪnd/
adjective
1.
joined together, united, or linked.
2.
Numismatics, accolated.
Origin of conjoined
1560-1570
1560-70; conjoin + -ed2
Related forms
conjoinedly
[kuh n-joi-nid-lee, -joind-lee] /kənˈdʒɔɪ nɪd li, -ˈdʒɔɪnd li/ (Show IPA),
adverb
unconjoined, adjective

conjoin

[kuh n-join] /kənˈdʒɔɪn/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
1.
to join together; unite; combine; associate.
2.
Grammar. to join as coordinate elements, especially as coordinate clauses.
Origin
1325-75; Middle English conjoigenn < Anglo-French, Middle French conjoign- (stem of conjoindre) < Latin conjungere. See con-, join
Related forms
conjoiner, noun
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  • There is the highest freedom in this because it proceeds from interior affection, and is conjoined with ineffable delight.

    The Gist of Swedenborg Emanuel Swedenborg
  • All causes are not conjoined to their usual effects with like uniformity.

  • Not merely the "oppression or spoiling of the meek," but that conjoined with the "sighing of the needy," bring God into the field.

  • Every attribute is conjoined with Him as life with knowledge, or knowledge with power.

    The Faith of Islam Edward Sell
  • He found a willing and able assistant in Sharpe the attorney, and they soon devised a plan worthy of their conjoined malice.

  • That idea, when conjoined with the idea of any object, makes no addition to it.

  • This conjoined form of the male and female fetiches is rare, and is significant of other powers than those of the hunt.

    Zui Fetiches Frank Hamilton Cushing
British Dictionary definitions for conjoined

conjoin

/kənˈdʒɔɪn/
verb
1.
to join or become joined
Derived Forms
conjoiner, noun
Word Origin
C14: from Old French conjoindre, from Latin conjungere, from jungere to join
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Word Origin and History for conjoined

conjoin

v.

late 14c., from Old French conjoindre "meet, come together" (12c.), from Latin coniungere "to join together," from com- "together" (see com-) + iungere "join" (see jugular). Related: Conjoined, conjoining.

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