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amalgamation

noun [U or C] uk   us   /əˌmæl.ɡəˈmeɪ.ʃən/
the process in which separate organizations unite to form a larger organization or group, or an organization or group formed in this way: The association was formed by the amalgamation of several regional environmental organizations. The company began as an amalgamation of small family firms.
Translations of “amalgamation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 機構合併,聯合…
in Chinese (Simplified) 机构合并,联合…
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