# Conjunction vs Conjuncture - What's the difference?

conjunction | conjuncture |

## As nouns the difference between conjunction and conjuncture

is that conjunction is the act of joining, or condition of being joined while conjuncture is a combination of events or circumstances; a conjunction; a union.

# conjunction

## English

(wikipedia conjunction)

### Noun

(en noun)
• The act of joining, or condition of being joined.
• (obsolete) Sexual intercourse.
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• (grammar) A word used to join other words or phrases together into sentences. The specific conjunction used shows how the two joined parts are related. Example: Bread, butter and cheese.
• (astronomy) The alignment of two bodies in the solar system such that they have the same longitude when seen from Earth.
• (astrology) An aspect in which planets are in close proximity to one another.
• (logic) The proposition resulting from the combination of two or more propositions using the ($\and$) operator.
• #### Coordinate terms

* (in logic) disjunction

#### Hypernyms

* (in logic) logical connective

#### Meronyms

* (in logic) conjunct

#### Derived terms

* inferior conjunction * superior conjunction * conjunctive normal form