- to link together; unite in a series or chain.
- linked together, as in a chain.
Origin of concatenate
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Examples from the Web for concatenate
But why did he desire to concatenate this with the old Logic?Logic, Inductive and Deductive
Frustules globose, ellipsoidal or cylindrical, concatenate, closely joined together.
Frustules quadrangular, concatenate, composed of numerous septate partitions with transverse cost or rows of puncta.
To be sure that brain of his is awry, and has gaps in it, but one can discern here and there thoughts consecutive and concatenate.Napoleon the Little
- (tr) to link or join together, esp in a chain or series
- linked or joined together
C16: from Late Latin concatēnāre from Latin com- together + catēna chain
Word Origin and History for concatenate
c.1600, from Late Latin concatenatus, past participle of concatenare "to link together" (see concatenation). Related: Concatenated; concatenating.
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