1. con- "together" + flat- + -e.
2. literally "blow together".
3. => bring together, melt together.
con-, 强调。-flat, 吹，膨胀，词源同 blow, flatulent.
- conflate (v.)
- 1540s, from Latin conflat-, past participle stem of conflare "to blow up, kindle, light; bring together, compose," also "to melt together," literally "to blow together," from com- "with" (see com-) + flare "to blow" (see blow (v.1)).
- 1. Her letters conflate past and present.
[ conflate 造句 ]