concatenation(redirected from Concantenated)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
tr.v. con·cat·e·nat·ed, con·cat·e·nat·ing, con·cat·e·nates
1. To connect or link in a series or chain.
2. Computers To arrange (strings of characters) into a chained list.
adj. (-nĭt, -nāt′)
Connected or linked in a series.
[Late Latin concatēnāre, concatēnāt- : com-, com- + catēnāre, to bind (from Latin catēna, chain).]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. a series of interconnected events, concepts, etc
2. the act of linking together or the state of being joined
3. (Logic) logic a function that forms a single string of symbols from two given strings by placing the second after the first
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Concatenationa chain; a sequence of things or sounds dependent on each other. See also catena, chain.
Examples: concatenation of bungles and contradictions, 1880; of causes and effects, 1753; of explosions; of felicity, 1622; of ideas, 1867; of orgiasts; of straight lines, 1845.
Dictionary of Collective Nouns and Group Terms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||concatenation - the state of being linked together as in a chain; union in a linked series|
|2.||concatenation - the linking together of a consecutive series of symbols or events or ideas etc; "it was caused by an improbable concatenation of circumstances"|
|3.||concatenation - a series of things depending on each other as if linked together; "the chain of command"; "a complicated concatenation of circumstances"|
catena - a chain of connected ideas or passages or objects so arranged that each member is closely related to the preceding and following members (especially a series of patristic comments elucidating Christian dogma)
daisy chain - (figurative) a series of associated things or people or experiences
series - similar things placed in order or happening one after another; "they were investigating a series of bank robberies"
|4.||concatenation - the act of linking together as in a series or chain|
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
concatenation[kɒnˌkætɪˈneɪʃən] N (frm) → concatenación f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
concatenation[kɒnˌkætəˈneɪʃən] n (formal)
(gen) [things, events] → enchaînement m
(COMPUTING) → concaténation f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Verkettung f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
concatenation[kɒnˌkætɪˈneɪʃ/ən] n (frm) (of events, ideas) → concatenazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995