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confluence
(n)
CON-floo-ǝnce
Meaning

1. the point where two rivers flow together

1st Sample Sentence

1. An ancient city stands at the confluence of these two rivers.

2nd Meaning

2. (figurative) a flowing together from different directions of people, ideas, etcetera

2nd Sample Sentence

2. My new book represents the confluence of several ideas I have been working over the last five years.

Root

com (together)#fluere (to flow) (Latin)

Mnemonics

'Connect' by 'Influence' it means ~ the place where two rivers flow together and become one larger river!! so above mnemonics are all wrong. Confluence = Come (con) + flow (together):) sounds like influence. you bring people together by means of your influence.