combination

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  • Info In mathematics, a combination is a way of selecting members from a grouping, such that (unlike permutations) the order of selection does not matter. more...
  • A combination of this hand with the other type is also known.
  • Some combination of great speed and long travel time are required.
  • It marked the first time the team wore an all-brown combination in team history.
  • The universe as becoming is therefore a combination of being and non-being.
  • The process of cancer development in the body is a combination of events.
  • Up to four such combinations might be used to get enough power in a train.
  • On stage the tracks even run over three levels which allows several race combinations.
  • It is a combination of documentary and full-length films that are being shown.
  • The plays were performed in various combinations of three at each performance during the original run.
  • This is marked as the only father-son combination to play together in NFL history.
  • This combination is quite popular because it can significantly reduce the cost of the system.
  • Methods may be applied on their own or in combination.
  • Combinations of the above may all be scored on the same shot.
  • They became the first father-son combination for Australia.
  • It is really the combination of space and time.
  • These combinations were said to show all possible truth about the subject of inquiry.
  • He and Wayne were the first father-son combination to win a medal together.
  • An example of all three winning combinations is shown at right.
  • The chosen combination has an impact on the final result.
  • Power in mechanical systems is the combination of forces and movement.
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Words starting with combination

Meaning of combination

  • noun A collection of things that have been combined; an assemblage of separate parts or qualities
  • noun A coordinated sequence of chess moves
  • noun A sequence of numbers or letters that opens a combination lock
    he forgot the combination to the safe
  • noun A group of people (often temporary) having a common purpose
    they were a winning combination
  • noun An alliance of people or corporations or countries for a special purpose (formerly to achieve some antisocial end but now for general political or economic purposes)
  • noun The act of arranging elements into specified groups without regard to order
  • noun The act of combining things to form a new whole