Combination vs Bonding - What's the difference?

combination | bonding |

As nouns the difference between combination and bonding

is that combination is the act of combining, the state of being combined or the result of combining while bonding is the act by which something is bonded.

As a verb bonding is





(en noun)
  • The act of combining, the state of being combined or the result of combining.
  • An object formed by combining.
  • A sequence of numbers or letters used to open a combination lock.
  • (mathematics) One or more elements selected from a set without regard to the order of selection.
  • An association or alliance of people for some common purpose.
  • (billiards) A combination shot; a billiard; a shot where the cue ball hits a ball that strikes another ball on the table.
  • motorcycle and sidecar
  • Derived terms

    * recombination


    *(act of combining) fusion, merger


    * (act of combining) division, separation * (mathematics) permutation

    See also

    * permutation




  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act by which something is bonded.
  • * 1998 , Walter Frederick Buckley, Society - a Complex Adaptive System: Essays in Social Theory
  • A systems view of reality allows one to see that it is made of successive layers of bonded elements, each layer with properties emergent from the previous one: atoms are particular bondings of more elementary particles
  • A method of aggregating multiple network interfaces on a computer into a single logical interface