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fusion (noun) blend; joining of two things to form a new thing.
The fusion of two metals, say copper and zinc, results in the formation of the alloy brass. That is, brass is formed as a result of the mixing of copper and zinc. The fusion of cultures is the mixture of two or more cultures of different races. The US has seen a fusion of a number of cultures, the cultures of all the races who have made it their home. The fusion of different styles of music is a new style formed from their mixture. Nuclear fusion is the fusing together of radioactive substances producing nuclear energy.
- Her style of dancing is the fusion of break and Spanish dance styles and one can see in her performance the appealing elements of both the styles.
- Because of the fast means of transport and communications, there is such an intermingling of races and lifestyles that no country can claim to have a distinct culture of its own. Every country in the world has only a fusion of cultures.