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noun [countable/uncountable] amalgamation pronunciation in British English /əˌmælɡəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    a process in which two organizations join and make one large one

    the amalgamation of Setco with Bertrand’s

  2. 2
    a process in which two or more things are combined

    an amalgamation of all our proposals



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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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