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amalgamate

verb [I or T] uk   /əˈmæl.ɡə.meɪt/ us  
to join or unite to form a larger organization or group, or to make separate organizations do this: The electricians' union is planning to amalgamate with the technicians' union. The different offices will be amalgamated as/into employment advice centres.
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