conjunction

Definitions:

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  • The act of joining.
  • The state of being joined.
  • A joint or simultaneous occurrence; concurrence.
  • One resulting from or embodying a union; a combination.
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  • The part of speech that serves to connect words, phrases, clauses, or sentences.
  • Any of the words belonging to this part of speech, such as <em>and, but, as,</em> and <em>because.</em>
  • The position of two celestial bodies when they have the same or close to the same celestial longitude, such as the configuration in which a planet or the moon lies along or near a straight line from Earth to or through the sun.
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  • A compound proposition that has components joined by the word <em>and</em> or its symbol and is true only if both or all the components are true.
  • The relationship between the components of a conjunction.
  • A joining or meeting of individuals or of distinct things; union; connection; combination; association.
  • In <em>astronomy</em>, the meeting of two or more stars or planets in the same longitude: as, the <em>conjunction</em> of the moon with the sun, or of Jupiter and Saturn.
  • In <em>grammar</em>, a connective particle serving to unite clauses of a sentence, or coördinate words in the same sentence or clause, and indicating their relation to one another.
  • The act of conjoining, or the state of being conjoined, united, or associated; union; association; league.
  • The meeting of two or more stars or planets in the same degree of the zodiac. See the Note under <er>Aspect</er>, n., 6.
  • A connective or connecting word; an indeclinable word which serves to join together sentences, clauses of a sentence, or words.
  • The act of joining, or condition of being joined.
  • <xref>Sexual intercourse</xref>.
  • A word used to join other words or phrases together into sentences. The specific conjunction used shows how the two joined parts are related. Example: Bread, butter and cheese.
  • The alignment of two bodies in the <xref>solar system</xref> such that they have the same <xref>longitude</xref> when seen from Earth.
  • An <xref>aspect</xref> in which planets are in close proximity to one another.
  • The <xref>proposition</xref> resulting from the combination of two or more propositions using the <xref>∧</xref> () <xref>operator</xref>.
  • something that joins or connects
  • the state of being joined together
  • the grammatical relation between linguistic units (words or phrases or clauses) that are connected by a conjunction
  • (astronomy) apparent meeting or passing of two or more celestial bodies in the same degree of the zodiac
  • the temporal property of two things happening at the same time
  • an uninflected function word that serves to conjoin words or phrases or clauses or sentences
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