Linking


Linking
Link Link (l[i^][ng]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Linked} (l[i^][ng]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Linking}.] To connect or unite with a link or as with a link; to join; to attach; to unite; to couple. [1913 Webster]

All the tribes and nations that composed it [the Roman Empire] were linked together, not only by the same laws and the same government, but by all the facilities of commodious intercourse, and of frequent communication. --Eustace. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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