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consolidation

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Noun consolidation has 3 senses
  1. consolidation - combining into a solid mass
    --1 is a kind of
    combining, combine
    Derived forms: verb consolidate4, verb consolidate5
  2. consolidation, integration - the act of combining into an integral whole; "a consolidation of two corporations"; "after their consolidation the two bills were passed unanimously"; "the defendants asked for a consolidation of the actions against them"
    --2 is a kind of combination, combining, compounding
    --2 has particulars:
     centralization, centralisation; incorporation; amalgamation, merger, uniting; vertical integration, vertical combination; horizontal integration, horizontal combination
    Derived forms: verb consolidate3, verb consolidate1
  3. consolidation - something that has consolidated into a compact mass; "he dropped the consolidation into the acid bath"
    --3 is a kind of
    natural object
    Derived form: verb consolidate4
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