Incorporeal hereditament. See under Hereditament.

Syn. — Immaterial; unsubstantial; bodiless; spiritual.

3. To unite with, or introduce into, a mass already formed; as, to incorporate copper with silver; — used with with and into.

4. To unite intimately; to blend; to assimilate; to combine into a structure or organization, whether material or mental; as, to incorporate provinces into the realm; to incorporate another's ideas into one's work.

The Romans did not subdue a country to put the inhabitants to fire and sword, but to incorporate them into their own community.

5. To form into a legal body, or body politic; to constitute into a corporation recognized by law, with special functions, rights, duties and liabilities; as, to incorporate a bank, a railroad company, a city or town, etc.

(In*cor"po*rate) v. i. To unite in one body so as to make a part of it; to be mixed or blended; — usually followed by with.

Painters' colors and ashes do better incorporate will oil.

He never suffers wrong so long to grow,
And to incorporate with right so far
As it might come to seem the same in show.

(In*cor"po*ra`ted) a. United in one body; formed into a corporation; made a legal entity.

(In*cor`po*ra"tion) n. [L. incorporatio: cf. F. incorporation.]

1. The act of incorporating, or the state of being incorporated.

2. The union of different ingredients in one mass; mixture; combination; synthesis.

3. The union of something with a body already existing; association; intimate union; assimilation; as, the incorporation of conquered countries into the Roman republic.

4. (Law) (a) The act of creating a corporation. (b) A body incorporated; a corporation.

(In*cor"po*ra*tive) a. Incorporating or tending to incorporate; as, the incorporative languages (as of the Basques, North American Indians, etc. ) which run a whole phrase into one word.

History demonstrates that incorporative unions are solid and permanent; but that a federal union is weak.
W. Belsham.

(In*cor"po*ra`tor) n. One of a number of persons who gets a company incorporated; one of the original members of a corporation.

(In`cor*po"re*al) a. [Pref. in- not + corporeal: cf. L. incorporeus. Cf. Incorporal.]

1. Not corporeal; not having a material body or form; not consisting of matter; immaterial.

Thus incorporeal spirits to smaller forms
Reduced their shapes immense.

Sense and perception must necessarily proceed from some incorporeal substance within us.

2. (Law) Existing only in contemplation of law; not capable of actual visible seizin or possession; not being an object of sense; intangible; — opposed to corporeal.

  By PanEris using Melati.

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