from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Unifying; having the power to shape disparate things into a unified whole.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Shaped into one; tending to, or formative into, unity.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Molding, shaping, or fashioning into one.
From Greek ἐς ‘into’ + ἕν + πλαστικός (from πλάσσειν ‘to mould’). Coined by Coleridge, probably after German ineinsbildung ‘forming into one’. (Wiktionary)