cohesive

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cohesive \Co*he"sive\, adjective

1. Holding the particles of a homogeneous body together; as, cohesive attraction; producing cohesion; as, a cohesive force.

2. Cohering, or sticking together, as in a mass; capable of cohering; tending to cohere; as, cohesive clay.

{Cohesive attraction}. See under {Attraction}. -- {Co*he"sive*ly}, adverb -- {Co*he"sive*ness}, noun

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

cohesive

adjective

1: causing cohesion; "a cohesive agent"

2: cohering or tending to cohere; well integrated; "a cohesive organization"


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