Meaning of CONJUGATE in English



Pronunciation: -j ə - ˌ g ā t

Function: verb

Inflected Form: -gat · ed ; -gat · ing

Date: 1530

transitive verb

1 : to give in prescribed order the various inflectional forms of ― used especially of a verb

2 : to join together

intransitive verb

1 : to become joined together

2 a : to pair and fuse in conjugation b : to pair in synapsis

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.