Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of unifying.
  • n. The state of being unified.
  • n. Given two terms, their join with respect to a specialisation order.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of unifying, or the state of being unified.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of unifying, or the state of being unified; the act of uniting into one.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of making or becoming a single unit
  • n. the state of being joined or united or linked
  • n. an occurrence that involves the production of a union

Etymologies

Either from unify +‎ -ification or from French unification (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • For word-watchers out there, Bush always used the term unification, never the pro-Beijing reunification.

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  • Depending on what happens with the assets of ProElite, you could bill this as yet another title unification match, a chance for Anderson Silva to aquire another belt and prove his dominance once again.

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  • Caballero, 32-2 (21 knockouts), arrived in town from Panama City in anticipation of his title unification bout Friday at Orillia's Casino Rama with Mississauga's Steve Molitor, 28-0 (11 knockouts), the 122 pound International Boxing Federation champion.

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  • The WWWF claimed that I was still the champion on the west coast, and advertised the match as a title unification battle.

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  • Crowd gives speeches, prays, chants as Egypt's 7th day of protests begins Lakers forward Ron Artest isn't a presence this time around against Boston Timothy Bradley might take on Amir Khan in a title unification fight Bubba Watson, Phil Mickelson and Jhonattan Vegas produce riveting drama at Torrey Pines Sarah Palin harshly criticizes Obama's State of the Union address 69 comments Sign me up for the following lists:

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  • So Mosley accepted a title unification bout against Andre Berto scheduled for January.

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  • In the months after his November 2008 loss to Celestino Caballero, Molitor admitted the pressurized environment of a title unification bout flustered him.

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  • Octagon for the biggest fight of his career against division king Brock Lesnar in a title unification bout that headlines UFC 116 on July 3rd.

    UFC Press Releases

  • Roach said that like Khan, fighters like Bradley, Alexander and Maidana have their own building up to do here in the States in order for a title unification fight with one of those three to bear monetary fruit.

    BoxingScene.com

  • Carwin trade verbal jabs at each other. ... lowkick. com 2 days ago - Current UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion Shane Carwin knows he faces his biggest challenge on July 3rd when he and Brock Lesnar do battle in a title unification bout, but Carwin admits he isnt in the least bit phased, treating his training the same as for every opponent, and going so far as to predi

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