1. to blend or come together: Their ideas coalesced into one theory. 2. to grow together or into one body: The two lakes coalesced into one. 3. to unite so as to form one mass, community, etc.: The various groups coalesced into a crowd. 4. to cause to unite in one body or mass.
1. any association, partnership, or union. 2. a combination of financial institutions, capitalists, etc., for carrying into effect some financial operation requiring large resources of capital. 3.Law. the legal right of husband and wife to companionship and conjugal intercourse with each other: In a wrongful death action the surviving spouse commonly seeks damages for loss of consortium.