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amalgamate
British English: /əˈmalɡəmeɪt/
American English: /əˈmælɡəˌmeɪt/

Translation of amalgamate in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (merge)
    (companies, parties, posts, schools) with avec into en
    they amalgamated several companies into one large enterprise
    ils ont fusionné plusieurs sociétés en une seule grande entreprise

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (company, party, trade union, school) with avec
  • 2 (Chemistry)
    s'amalgamer
    with à

also: amalgamated past participle adjective

  • (school, association, trade union)
    unifié

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