Definitions for "Union"
The act of uniting or joining two or more things into one, or the state of being united or joined; junction; coalition; combination.
That which is united, or made one; something formed by a combination or coalition of parts or members; a confederation; a consolidated body; a league; as, the weavers have formed a union; trades unions have become very numerous; the United States of America are often called the Union.
A joint or other connection uniting parts of machinery, or the like, as the elastic pipe of a tender connecting it with the feed pipe of a locomotive engine; especially, a pipe fitting for connecting pipes, or pipes and fittings, in such a way as to facilitate disconnection.
Keywords:  emblematic, unity, ensign, flag, canton
A device emblematic of union, used on a national flag or ensign, sometimes, as in the military standard of Great Britain, covering the whole field; sometimes, as in the flag of the United States, and the English naval and marine flag, occupying the upper inner corner, the rest of the flag being called the fly. Also, a flag having such a device; especially, the flag of Great Britain.
A part of the flag which represents the union of countries, states, or people. The canton of the U.S. flag uses fifty stars representing states to represent unity.
is a design that symbolizes unity. It may appear in the canton, as the stars do in the U.S. flag. Or it may be the entire flag, as in the Union Flag of the United Kingdom.
Keywords:  secede, loyal, war, northern, civil
Administrative unit (Bangladesh)
the United States (especially the northern states during the American Civil War); "he has visited every state in the Union"; "Lee hoped to detach Maryland from the Union"; "the North's superior resources turned the scale"
the act of making or becoming a single unit; "the union of opposing factions"; "he looked forward to the unification of his family for the holidays"
a class in which only one member exists at a time (i
a composite type where a set of members of different types are defined and the member objects all occupy the same region of storage
a group dedicated men and women striving toward the same goals, to provide security and dignity for all of its members
A cask suspended on trunnions, in which fermentation is carried on.
Method of fermentation developed in Burton-tn-Trent using large oak casks.
the set-theoretic operation yielding all those elements that are contained in either of two operand sets, equivalent to the logical "or"
a set containing all and only the members of two or more given sets; "let C be the union of the sets A and B"
a specialized SQL operation that combines the results from two or more independent queries or tables into a single result
Keywords:  bruford, kaye, trevor, wakeman, rabin
Union is the thirteenth studio album by British progressive rock band Yes, released in 1991. It was intended as a union of Yes (Jon Anderson, Chris Squire, Trevor Rabin, Alan White, Tony Kaye) with ABWH (also including Jon Anderson, with Bill Bruford, Rick Wakeman, and Steve Howe).
Keywords:  crue, corabi, fitz, workhouse, kulick
Nationalism champions the Union and the unity of the nation, against all enemies, foreign and domestic. Nationalists resist minorities and special interest groups which try to carve out little kingdoms for themselves (black-power in Atlanta, pink-power in San Francisco, green-power in New York) or which try to nullify the laws and power of the American People.
a group of people employing itself to get other people and themselves unemployed
a group of variables in a single package
Union is a station on the Yonge-University-Spadina line of the Toronto subway. It is placed at the bottom of the ‘loop’ formed by that line, between the Yonge and University sections, at its southernmost point. It is located at 55 Front Street West between Bay Street and York Street below Union Station.
Union is a fictional character in the Wildstorm universe.
Union is a New Jersey Transit railroad station on the Raritan Valley Line, in Union, New Jersey. Completed in 2003 at a cost of $24.8 million, it is Union's first train station and filled the eight mile stretch between Newark Penn Station and Roselle Park. It is across from Union's Kean University.
UNUSUAL: adjective to mean strange or paranormal.
the occurrence of a uniting of separate parts; "lightning produced an unusual union of the metals"
an attempt to form and exploit the conditions of a labour monopoly
a trust that creates a monopoly
a newly refurbished funky gastro bar with a relaxing atmosphere and friendly staff
a legal entity that allows employees to bargin as one unit
a more or less fast or loose aggregate or assemblage of diverse entities
an alliance of persons, parties or political entities for mutual interest or benefit
Keywords:  musul, see
Keywords:  graft
a brotherhood and you are performing a UTU function
a heirarchial structure, with a president, vice-president, and various levels of business representatives, researchers, PR people, and legal advisors
Agreement and conjunction of mind, spirit, will, affections, or the like; harmony; concord.
a political unit formed from previously independent people or organizations; "the Soviet Union"
an organisation built by the working class to defend its interests under capitalism
an organization by which ordinary people do extraordinary things
Professional musicians guild
Keywords:  viable, option
a viable option
Keywords:  pdf
(pdf, 877kb)
Internal term for a federation of churches or conferences. Use a geographic designation instead: Adventist Church in Mid-America, Adventist Church in France.
Keywords:  cusu, iii, society, context, college
according to context, may mean (i) a college union; (ii) CUSU; (iii) the Union Society.
Keywords:  variable, hold, type, different, memory
a block of memory that is used to hold data items of different types
a memory location that is shared by two or more different variables, generally of different types, at different times
a type which, at any one time, can hold a value from one of a specified set of types
Keywords:  rugby, league, sevens, tens, players
The most common form of rugby, with 15 players on a side. See also league; sevens; tens.
Keywords:  cartels, anti, free, market
a cartel but cartels are not anti-free market either
Keywords:  superclass, variant, part, record
a record with only a variant part
a superclass of its parts
Keywords:  stiffened, linen, cotton, dressed, mix
material made from mix of linen and cotton, dressed and stiffened.
An EMBOSS application. union reads in several sequences, concatenates them and writes them out as a single sequence.
Keywords:  nice, idea, solution
a nice idea but not my idea of a solution
the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes; "the casual couplings of adolescents"; "the mating of some species occurs only in the spring"
Keywords:  textile, together, healing, wound, silk
A textile fabric composed of two or more materials, as cotton, silk, wool, etc., woven together.
healing process involving the growing together of the edges of a wound or the growing together of broken bones
a group of employees who band together to set their own goals and achieve them
a special form of a structure whose elements are not laid out sequentially in memory
Keywords:  slots, offset, zero, structure
a structure in which all slots have an offset of zero
of trade unions; "the union movement"; "union negotiations"; "a union-shop clause in the contract"
See:Trade Union
Keywords:  pearl, fine, large
A large, fine pearl.
a mechanism to make management listen and communicate with doctors
Keywords:  variables, memory, block, space, share
a memory location or memory block that contains one or more variables that share the space
Keywords:  third, come, party
a third party that will come between us
Keywords:  association
an association
Keywords:  support, oneness
Oneness with other(s) and support.