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English definition of “conflate”

conflate

verb [T]     /kənˈfleɪt/
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     /-ˈfleɪ.ʃən/ noun [C or U] Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures
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