In linguistics, a blend is a word formed from parts of two or more other words. These parts are sometimes, but not always, morphemes.
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... Blend modes (or Mixing modes) in digital image editing are used to determine how two layers are blended into each other ... The default blend mode in most applications is simply to hide the lower layer with whatever is present in the top layer ... However, as each pixel has a numerical representation, a large number of ways to blend two layers is possible ...
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... ōkesutora オーケストラ), is a Japanese blend that has entered the English language ... as well as names of corporations and organizations themselves, are blends ... Wiktionary, one of Wikipedia's sister projects, is a blend of wiki and dictionary ...
... White wines from Ajaccio are often blends of Ugni blanc and Vermentino ... Vermentino must compose a minimum 60% of the total wine blend ... The remaining maximum of 40% can come from a blend of Grenache, Cinsault and Carignan-though Carignan is relegated to comprising no more than 15% of the blend ...
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More definitions of "blend":
- (verb): Combine into one.
Example: "Blend the nuts and raisins together"
Synonyms: intermix, immingle, intermingle
- (noun): The act of blending components together thoroughly.
- (verb): Blend or harmonize.
Example: "This flavor will blend with those in your dish"
Synonyms: go, blend in
- (noun): A new word formed by joining two others and combining their meanings.
Example: "'smog' is a blend of 'smoke' and 'fog'"
Synonyms: portmanteau word, portmanteau
- (noun): An occurrence of thorough mixing.
Famous quotes containing the word blend:
“Resignedly beneath the sky
The melancholy waters lie.
So blend the turrets and shadows there
That all seem pendulous in air,
While from a proud tower in the town
Death looks gigantically down.”
—Edgar Allan Poe (18091849)
“If mass communications blend together harmoniously, and often unnoticeably, art, politics, religion, and philosophy with commercials, they bring these realms of culture to their common denominatorthe commodity form. The music of the soul is also the music of salesmanship. Exchange value, not truth value, counts.”
—Herbert Marcuse (18981979)
“The well-educated young woman of 1950 will blend art and sciences in a way we do not dream of; the science will steady the art and the art will give charm to the science. This young woman will marryyes, indeed, but she will take her pick of men, who will by that time have begun to realize what sort of men it behooves them to be.”
—Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards (18421911)