Origin of cohesion
Examples from the Web for cohesion
With Do It Again, is that cohesion musical, sonic, or thematic?Robyn and Royksopp’s Summertime Soundtrack ‘Do It Again’|Andrew Romano|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Such myths, Manchester argues, may be vestigial in the modern era, but they remain vital to the cohesion of a culture.Three Great Men Died That Day: JFK, C.S. Lewis, and Aldous Huxley|John Garth|November 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I believe this would substantially improve our cohesion, integration, and security in this county.Donning the Turban: Harleen Kaur’s Response to Oak Creek Massacre|Simran Jeet Singh|August 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Yet the great national commitment to victory in World War II stands out as a singular shining moment of cohesion and unity.The Revolution of 1940: America’s Fight Over Entering World War II|Marc Wortman|June 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It lacks the tradition and cohesion that older parties possess.
Cohesion, then, has won the battle, and the gas has become a liquid.A History of Science, Volume 5(of 5)|Henry Smith Williams
The numbers of the Igazipuza had dwindled frightfully; all cohesion among them was at an end.The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley|Bertram Mitford
And along these same lines—when shortened by close contact, travel the impulses of Cohesion and Chemical Affinity.Dynamic Thought|William Walker Atkinson
Cohesion is the power to resist separation, and it acts at insensible distances.Tin Foil and Its Combinations for Filling Teeth|Henry L. Ambler
The cement seems withdrawn from the parts of the building, and the whole principle of cohesion is lost.Practical Religion|John Charles Ryle
Word Origin for cohesion
1670s, from French cohésion, from Latin cohaesionem (nominative cohaesio) "a sticking together," noun of action from past participle stem of cohaerere "to stick together" (see cohere).