Instead of rebuilding them, the local government wanted to merge them into fewer, larger settlements.
The American Football League and National Football League jointly announced an intent to merge on June 8, 1966.
In a poll conducted last month by KIIS, only 41 percent of Crimeans wanted to merge with Russia.
It points to your urge to merge so deeply with someone that you function as a unit.
In June, he refused an order from al-Zawahiri to cease efforts to force al-Nusra to merge with ISIS and to return to Iraq.
Yes, a new sensation, and one in which Lennan's restless feelings seemed to merge and vanish.
We seemed to be at the parting of the way where East and West meet and merge.
Its notes throughout are on the minor key, but these merge at last into a strain of triumph.
He creates; and he is able to merge himself in the thing created.
The mercantile code has not yet done so, but the wealthy class has attempted to merge itself in or to imitate the feudal class.
1630s, "to plunge or sink in," from Latin mergere "to dip, dip in, immerse, plunge," probably rhotacized from *mezgo, from PIE *mezg- "to dip, plunge" (cf. Sanskrit majjati "dives under," Lithuanian mazgoju "to wash"). Legal sense of "absorb an estate, contract, etc. into another" is from 1726. Related: Merged; merging. As a noun, from 1805.