Complete Definition of "union"

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English
Etymology
From OF. #French|union.

Pronunciation
IPA|/juËÅjÉn/
audio|en-us-union.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun
en-noun

  1. a join
  2. a joint
  3. a bond
  4. a trade union
  5. settheory The set containing all of the elements of two or more sets.
  6. sexual intercourse
  7. a marriage

Derived terms
banjo union
enterprise union
trades union, trade union
union card
unionised, unionized
European Union
Soviet Union

Translations
trans-top|join
Arabic: ARchar|اتحاد (âiteħá:d) m
Chinese: è¯å, èå (liánhé)
Dutch: unie
Finnish: liitto, unioni
French: union f
German: Union f
Hungarian: egyesülés
Icelandic: samband
trans-mid
Italian: unione f
Japanese: åç (ã©ããã, dÅmei)
Korean: ì°ë§¹ (yeonmaeng)
Portuguese: união f
Russian: ÑоÑз (sojúz) m
Serbian: savez m
Spanish: unión f
Swedish: union
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trans-top|joint
Finnish: liitos
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trans-top|bond
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trade union
See trade union
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trans-top|in set theory
Chinese: 并é
Czech: sjednocení n
Dutch: vereniging
Esperanto: kunaĵo
Finnish: yhdiste
French: réunion f<!--sic: not "union"-->
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Hebrew: ×××××
Icelandic: sammengi
Italian: unione f
Japanese: åéå
Polish: unia f
Russian: обÑединение множеÑÑв (ob"jedinénije mnóžestv) n
Swedish: union
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trans-top|sexual intercourse
Chinese: 交å
Finnish: yhdyntä
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trans-top|marriage
Finnish: avioliitto, liitto
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Swedish: förening c
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Related terms
reunion
reunification
unify
unity

See also
intersection<!--in set theory-->
w:union_(set theory)|Wikipedia article about unions in set theory


French
Etymology
From LL. unionem (nominative: unio).

Noun
fr-noun|f
#an #Noun|union

et:union
el:union
fa:union
fr:union
io:union
it:union
hu:union
pl:union
ru:union
fi:union
sv:union
ta:union
te:union
vi:union
zh:union

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