Definitions of consolidation

  1. something that has consolidated into a compact mass; "he dropped the consolidation into the acid bath" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. combining into a solid mass Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The act or process of consolidating, making firm, or uniting; the state of being consolidated; solidification; combination. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. To organic cohesion of different circled in a flower; adnation. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. The combination of several actions into one. Newage Dictionary DB
  7. The act of making solid or bringing together into one; the state of having been made solid or unived. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. Conversion into a firm dense mass; noting especially the change of the lung from a spongy to a solid condition by the filling of the alveoli with an exudate. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  9. Act of making or of becoming solid. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10. Act of making solid; state of being consolidated. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11. The act or process of consolidating; the uniting of several things into one body. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. The act of making firm or solid; the act of uniting two or more parts or things into one. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. Solidification, as of a lung in pneumonia. American pocket medical dictionary.
  14. The act of making or becoming solid; especially the process of solidification of the lungs by engorgement and by exudation into the alveoli. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  15. n. Act of making or becoming compact and firm; —concretion or coagulation; —combination, as of legal claims, moneyed interests, &c., into one form, &c. Cabinet Dictionary
  16. The act of uniting into a solid mass; the annexing of one bill in parliament to another; the combining two benefices in one. Complete Dictionary