verb[with object] formal or technical
- The retrieved file name is concatenated into a full URL and returned.
- These small patches can be concatenated together when distributed to project maintainers.
- The program stores image streams in a single file, concatenating each successive image onto the end of the file.
Late 15th century (as an adjective): from late Latin concatenat- 'linked together', from the verb concatenare, from con- 'together' + catenare, from catena 'chain'.
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