Colligated
Colligate Col"li*gate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Colligated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Colligating}.] [L. colligatus, p. p. of colligare to collect; co- + ligare to bind.] 1. To tie or bind together. [1913 Webster]

The pieces of isinglass are colligated in rows. --Nicholson. [1913 Webster]

2. (Logic) To bring together by colligation; to sum up in a single proposition. [1913 Webster]

He had discovered and colligated a multitude of the most wonderful . . . phenomena. --Tundall. [1913 Webster]


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  • colligated — adjective a) tied together b) logically connected …   Wiktionary

  • colligated — v. attach or bind together; link up or connect facts by general depiction or hypothesis that apply to all of them; consider as part of a general rule or principle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Colligate — Col li*gate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Colligated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Colligating}.] [L. colligatus, p. p. of colligare to collect; co + ligare to bind.] 1. To tie or bind together. [1913 Webster] The pieces of isinglass are colligated in rows.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Colligating — Colligate Col li*gate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Colligated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Colligating}.] [L. colligatus, p. p. of colligare to collect; co + ligare to bind.] 1. To tie or bind together. [1913 Webster] The pieces of isinglass are colligated in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • colligate — colligation, n. /kol i gayt /, v.t., colligated, colligating. 1. to bind or fasten together. 2. Logic. to link (facts) together by a general description or by a hypothesis that applies to them all. [1425 75 for obs. adj. sense bound together ;… …   Universalium

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  • colligate — /ˈkɒləgeɪt/ (say koluhgayt) verb (t) (colligated, colligating) 1. to bind or fasten together. 2. Logic to bind (facts) together by a general description or by a hypothesis which applies to them all. {Latin colligātus, past participle, bound… …   Australian English dictionary

  • colligate — [käl′ə gāt΄] vt. colligated, colligating [< L colligatus, pp. of colligare, to bind together < com , together + ligare, to bind (see LIGATURE)] 1. to bind together 2. to relate (isolated facts) by some reasonable explanation, esp. so as to… …   English World dictionary

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