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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The process or result of fusing items into one entity.

Usage examples (26)
  • This type of conflation is pervasive in ID circuits.
  • I thought it was a conflation, by analogy with the 3rd sense of "conflation" given by the OED 1933 ed.
  • Note that we don't have a 'conflation' here, but a change of time perspective as the sentence proceeds.
  • It's not a "conflation" to associate the tea people, and their barbarism, with the GOP. for more
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