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To combine things, or to combine well - synonyms or related words

curate

verb

to select items from among a large number of possibilities for other people to consume and enjoy; applied to many areas including music, design, fashion, and especially digital media

combine

verb

if two or more organizations or groups combine, or if someone combines them, they join together

complement

verb

to combine well with something, often something that has different qualities

harmonize

verb

if things harmonize, they combine in a pleasant way

match up

to find someone or something that forms the right combination with someone or something else

go with

to seem good, natural, or attractive in combination with something

consolidate

verb

to combine several small things, especially companies or organizations, into one large unit

piece together

to make something by combining separate bits

blend

verb

to combine different tastes, styles, qualities etc in a way that is attractive or effective

match

verb

if one thing matches another, or if they match, they form an attractive combination

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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