coalescing coalescing  /ˌkoʊ ə ˈlɛ sɪŋ/


  • (adj) growing together, fusing


  1. What is worrying for the security agencies is that the splinter terrorist groups are coalescing towards a united front.
  2. The team has did a review of their project and is now coalescing around a new idea of how to circumvent the show stopper.


  1. Diesel Filtration Cart uses synthetic, coalescing media.

    Combining KL3 particulate filter with ICF continuous coalescing filter, Bulk Diesel Filter Cart (BDFC) is designed to meet diesel cleanliness requirements of Tier IV high pressure, common rail injection diesel engines. Maneuverable 14 gpm unit, suited for kidney-loop filtration or fuel transfer, weighs just over 100 lb and measures 40 x 22.5 x 21.69 in. Particulate filter is placed upstream to ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. How OS X “Mavericks” works its power-saving magic

    More details on App Nap, Timer Coalescing, and Compressed Memory.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Ars Technica

  3. South America’s Drift toward Unity

    Exclusive: Over the past decade, as the United States has focused on Middle East “terrorism,” its traditional sphere of influence in Latin America has spun further out of the U.S. orbit, with major regional countries coalescing around areas of cooperation.
    on June 7, 2013     Source:


  1. "You have seen a coalescing of a center in Iraqi politics in which the Sunni leadership, the Kurdish leadership, and elements of the Shiite leadership that are not associated with these special groups have been working together better than at any...
    on Apr 20, 2008 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: Christian Science Monitor

  2. "Given the fact that the groups who preach the idealogy of hatred and violence are increasingly coalescing, sharing resources and operating as one, it is incumbent upon all of us to focus our efforts laser-like on every one of them," Krishna said.
    on Jun 3, 2010 By: SM Krishna Source: AFP

  3. "We won huge," Huckabee said in a statement. "This overwhelming vote affirms that conservatives are coalescing around one candidate and that candidate is me."
    on Sep 18, 2007 By: Mike Huckabee Source: WMUR

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