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# Unite vs Unification - What's the difference?

unite | unification |

## As nouns the difference between unite and unification

is that unite is unity while unification is the act of unifying.

# unite

## English

### Verb

• To come or bring together as one.
• The new government will try to unite the various factions.
If we want to win, we will need to unite .
I hope this song can unite people from all different cultures.

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# unification

## English

### Noun

• The act of unifying.
• The state of being unified.
• (mathematical logic, computer science) Given two terms, their join with respect to a specialisation order.
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• 5.7.T ( Unification theorem' ) For any two terms or formulas
without quantifiers X and Y, the following holds.
(i) The '
unification
algorithm UNIF1, applied to X, Y,
terminates after a finite number of steps.
(ii) {X, Y} is unifiable iff UNIF1 so indicates upon ter-
mination. Moreover, the substitution σ then available as out-
put is a most general unifier of {X, Y}.

#### Derived terms

* unificationist * unificatory

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