amalgamation
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /əˌmælɡəˈmeɪʃən/
Noun

amalgamation

  1. The process of amalgamating; a mixture, merger or consolidation.
  2. The result of amalgamating; a mixture or alloy.
    1. (specifically) The production of an alloy of mercury and another metal.
  3. (obsolete) The intermarriage and interbreeding of different ethnicities or races. [in the US, supplanted after 1863 by miscegenation; elsewhere, in use into the 1900s]
Related terms Translations
  • Portuguese: amalgamação
Translations Translations
  • Portuguese: amalgamação



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