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fuse

verb [I, T]
 
 
/fjuːz/
ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT UK If a piece of electrical equipment fuses, or if you fuse it, it stops working because there is too much electricity going through it: You've fused the lights.Electrical components and circuitry
JOIN to join or become combined: The bones of the skull are not properly fused at birth.Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixturesPhysical and chemical processes
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