conjunction conjunction  /kən ˈdʒəŋk ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the temporal property of two things happening at the same time
  2. (n) the state of being joined together
  3. (n) an uninflected function word that serves to conjoin words or phrases or clauses or sentences
  4. (n) the grammatical relation between linguistic units (words or phrases or clauses) that are connected by a conjunction
  5. (n) (astronomy) apparent meeting or passing of two or more celestial bodies in the same degree of the zodiac
  6. (n) something that joins or connects

News

  1. Truro museum receives grant funding for Native American exhibit

    The Truro Historical Society has received grants from the Cape Cod Antique Dealers Association and the Truro Cultural Council, in conjunction with the Massachusetts Cultural Council, for the completion of the Native American exhibition at the Highland House Museum. The opening of phase two of the museum’s Native American Room, originally set for June 19 but postponed due to a logistics problem ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Cape Codder

  2. Sangre Chronicle > Red River > Red River’s Rally in the Valley exceeds fund-raising goal

    In conjunction with Memorial Day weekend, the third annual Rally in the Valley motorcycle event in Red River raised more than $25,000 for the Make A Wish Foundation, according to event officials.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Sangre de Christo Chronicle

  3. Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems (CCSDS) Approves for Publication the Conjunction Data Message as a New ...

    Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems (CCSDS) Approves for Publication the Conjunction Data Message as a New International Standard
    on June 21, 2013     Source: SpaceRef

Quotes

  1. "The evidence is that the tight financial conditions, in conjunction with other factors including higher fuel costs and lower asset values, have exerted the needed restraint on demand," Stevens said.
    on Sep 1, 2008 By: Glenn Stevens Source: AFP

  2. "EDC has agreed to provide up to $30 million in short-term financing through its existing bonding facility and is open to discussing with Nortel post-filing financing in conjunction with other financial institutions," Clement said.
    on Jan 14, 2009 By: Tony Clement Source: 680 News

  3. Sir Tom McKillop, Chairman, said: "The steps we have announced today, taken in conjunction with the Government, will secure a stronger future for the RBS Group. We regret having to raise new capital but believe that decisive action is necessary in...
    on Oct 12, 2008 By: Tom McKillop Source: Reuters

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