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- cohæsion (archaic)
- Rhymes: -iːʒən
- State of cohering, or of working together.
- Unit cohesion is important in the military.
- (physics, chemistry) Various intermolecular forces that hold solids and liquids together.
- (biology) Growing together of normally distinct parts of a plant.
- (computing) Degree to which functionally related elements in a computing system belong together.
- (linguistics) Grammatical or lexical relationship between different parts of the same text.
the state of cohering, or of sticking together
the various intermolecular forces that hold solids and liquids together
the growing together of normally distinct parts of a plant
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- “cohesion” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).