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verb     consolidate pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participleconsolidating
past tenseconsolidated
past participleconsolidated
  1. 1
    [transitive] to make the power, position, or achievements you already have stronger or more effective so that they are likely to continue

    The president is trying to consolidate support for his proposal.

  2. 2
    [transitive] to combine several small things, especially companies or organizations, into one large unit
    1. a.
      [intransitive] to become one large unit

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     consolidation pronunciation in British English
/kənˌsɒlɪˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
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