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Definition 1: the act of fusing (or melting) together - [noun denoting act]

(fusion is a kind of ...) the act of combining things to form a new whole

Definition 2: correction of an unstable part of the spine by joining two or more vertebrae; usually done surgically but sometimes done by traction or immobilization - [noun denoting act]

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(fusion is a kind of ...) treatment of a specific defect

"the correction of his vision with eye glasses"

Definition 3: the combining of images from the two eyes to form a single visual percept - [noun denoting cognition]

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(fusion is a kind of ...) perception by means of the eyes

Definition 4: an occurrence that involves the production of a union - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for fusion in the sense of this definition

(fusion is a kind of ...) the occurrence of a uniting of separate parts

"lightning produced an unusual union of the metals"

Definition 5: a nuclear reaction in which nuclei combine to form more massive nuclei with the simultaneous release of energy - [noun denoting process]

Synonyms for fusion in the sense of this definition

(fusion is a kind of ...) (physics) a process that alters the energy or structure or composition of atomic nuclei

(... is a kind of fusion ) nuclear fusion at or near room temperatures; claims to have discovered it are generally considered to have been mistaken

(... is a kind of fusion ) a nuclear fusion reaction taking place at very high temperatures (as in the sun)

Definition 6: the merging of adjacent sounds or syllables or words - [noun denoting process]

(fusion is a kind of ...) a process involved in human language

(... is a kind of fusion ) the fusion of originally different inflected forms (resulting in a reduction in the use of inflections)

Definition 7: the state of being combined into one body - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for fusion in the sense of this definition

(fusion is a kind of ...) the state of being joined or united or linked

"there is strength in union"

(... is a kind of fusion ) the state of being allied or confederated

(... is a kind of fusion ) the state of being under federal control

"the federalization of postal service"

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