English noun: joining
|1.||joining (act) the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication)|
|Samples||The joining of hands around the table.|
There was a connection via the internet.
|Broader (hypernym)||change of integrity|
|Narrower (hyponym)||adjunction, approximation, articulation, attachment, bringing close together, coming upon, concatenation, convergence, convergency, converging, encounter, fastening, hit, interconnection, intersection, junction|