merge /'mərj/ vb merged, merg·ingvt1: to cause to unite, combine, or coalescemerge one corporation with another2: to cause to be incorporated and supersededone effect of a judgment is to merge therein the cause of action on which the action is brought — American Jurisprudence 2d compare bar 3bvi: to become combined: undergo merger
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
absorb, ally, amalgamate, associate, band together, be one with, be swallowed up, blend, cement, combine, compound, conglomerate, conjoin, consolidate, entwine, fuse, harmonize, incorporate, intermingle, intermix, intertwine, join, join forces, lose identity, lose individuality, melt into one, mix, piece together, unify, unite, weld
amalgamate, annex (add), attach (join), bond (hold together), cement, coincide (concur), combine (join together), commingle, conjoin, connect (join together), consolidate (unite), converge, desegregate, federalize (associate), federate, include, incorporate (include), join (bring together), organize (unionize), pool, unite
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
v.To combine two or more things together into one whole.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.