Definition of coalesce:
- To cause a promiscuous interpenetration of the parts of, as of two or more substances with each other, or of one substance with others; to unite or blend into one mass or compound, as by stirring together; to mingle; to blend; as, to mix flour and salt; to mix wines.
- To grow together; to unite by growth into one body; as, the parts separated by a wound coalesce.
- To unite in one body or product; to combine into one body or community; as, vapors coalesce.
mingle, immingle, intermix, intermingle, connect, commingle, concrete, integrate, unify, mix in, unite, conjugate, yoke, consolidate, merge, liquify, study at mix, go, join, immix, ruffle, meld, compound, mix, combine, join, liquefy, blend in, commix, blend, flow, aggregate, link, desegregate, marry, conjoin, assemble, fuse, shuffle, flux, wed, melt, couple, amalgamate, conflate.
From those among that class whose systems were fountains of emanations which at the time impinged upon her sensibilities, and did not harmoniously coalesce with her elements, and therefore acted as quasi acids upon her alkalies, or as alkalies upon her acids, produced painful effervescences which might ensue naturally, apart from the aid of any manipulating intelligence; or, if some intelligent being were observant of the currents and conditions of spirit magnetisms or forces then, and disposed to either intensify, abate, or modify their natural action, he might do so, and also could manipulate them to furtherance of his own ends, whether beneficent or malignant.- "Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism", Allen Putnam.
- "The English Constitution", Walter Bagehot.
- "The Blue Germ", Martin Swayne.