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Choose the word from the options given below that is most nearly opposite in the meaning to the given word


  1. merge
  2. split
  3. collect
  4. separate
in Verbal Ability by Veteran (98.5k points)
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4 Answers

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+4 votes

option D

Amalgamate= combine or unite (two separate or different things )to form one organization or structure (like alloy)

Split = a forceful separation of something that was one thing(eg. split of wood)

Separate= take two things that were already different,further apart.(eg. separation  of husband wife or two joint companies )

by Loyal (6.9k points)
+2 votes

Because we amalgamate multiple metals to form an alloy and we separate the alloy into its constituent metals.
by Active (1.7k points)
0 votes
Referring to following link

Both split and separate are answers.
by (21 points)

generally amalgamate(alloy (a metal) with mercury."amalgamated zinc")

 is term related to metals so in that context separate is correct  so ans D


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