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English definition of “combine”

combine

noun [C]     /kəmˈbaɪn/ US   /ˈkɑmbaɪn/
a group of people or organizations that work together in business: The acquisition would create a combine publishing five of the six national daily newspapers in the Netherlands.
(Definition of combine noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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