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co·he·sion

 (kō-hē′zhən)
n.
1. The act, process, or condition of cohering: exhibited strong cohesion in the family unit.
2. Physics The intermolecular attraction by which the elements of a body are held together.
3. Botany The congenital union of parts of the same kind, such as a calyx of five united sepals.

[From Latin cohaesus, past participle of cohaerēre, to cling together; see cohere.]

co·he′sive (-sĭv, -zĭv) adj.
co·he′sive·ly adv.
co·he′sive·ness n.

cohesive

(kəʊˈhiːsɪv)
adj
1. characterized by or causing cohesion
2. tending to cohere or stick together
coˈhesively adv
coˈhesiveness n

co•he•sive

(koʊˈhi sɪv)

adj.
1. characterized by or causing cohesion.
2. tending to unify, harmonize, or be consistent.
3. of or pertaining to the molecular force within a body or substance acting to unite its parts.
[1720–30]
co•he′sive•ly, adv.
co•he′sive•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cohesive - causing cohesion; "a cohesive agent"
adhesive - tending to adhere
2.cohesive - cohering or tending to cohere; well integrated; "a cohesive organization"
united - characterized by unity; being or joined into a single entity; "presented a united front"
Translations

cohesive

[kəʊˈhiːsɪv] ADJ (fig) → cohesivo, unido

cohesive

[kəʊˈhiːsɪv] adjcohésif/ive

cohesive

adj (Sci) → Binde-, Kohäsiv-; (fig)geschlossen

cohesive

[kəʊˈhiːsɪv] adj (fig) → unificante, coesivo/a
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