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English definition of “conflate”

conflate

verb [T] uk   /kənˈfleɪt/ us  
to combine two or more separate things, especially pieces of text, to form a whole: She succeeded in conflating the three plays to produce a fresh new work.Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures
conflation
noun [C or U] uk   /-ˈfleɪ.ʃən/ us  
Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures
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