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English definition of “join”

join

verb [I/T] (FASTEN)   /dʒɔɪn/
to cause something to be attached or fastened to another thing, or to bring two or more things together in this way; connect : [T] A long suspension bridge joins the island with the mainland . If roads or rivers join, they meet at a particular point : [I] The Missouri River and Mississippi River join north of St. Louis. join hands If two or more people join hands , they hold each other’s hands , esp . before doing some activity : This folk dance begins with everyone joining hands to form a circle .
(Definition of join verb (FASTEN) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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