WordWeight >> Incorporation
Pronunciation : In*cor`po*ra"tionPart of Speech : n.Etymology : [L. incorporatio: cf. F. incorporation.]Definition : 1. The act of incorporating, or the state of being incorporated.
2. The union of different ingredients in one mass; mixture; combination; synthesis.
3. The union of something with a body already existing; association; intimate union; assimilation; as, the incorporation of conquered countries into the Roman republic.
4. (Law) (a) The act of creating a corporation. (b) A body incorporated; a corporation.Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913